COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

27/03/2020

COVID-19 Response - Frequently Asked Questions Will students who have completed their studies and are eligible to sit the cancelled May National Examination be fast tracked onto the PAMVR?... more

COVID-19: Update on student clinical placement hours

20/03/2020

Change to required hours of clinical practice The Physician Associate Schools Council (PASC) Executive Board, along with representatives from the Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) and... more

COVID-19: Update for students on May Written exam

20/03/2020

May written examination cancelled due to COVID-19 In addition to our announcement this week that we are cancelling the scheduled PA National OSCE Examinations which were due to take place... more

COVID-19 - Update from FPA for PAs and PA Students

19/03/2020

COVID-19 - Update from FPA (19/03/2020) As the number of cases of COVID-19 in the UK grows daily, it’s clear that we are going to face several challenging months. The UK health and... more

May exam cancellations due to COVID-19

16/03/2020

May exam cancellations due to COVID-19 As the number of COVID-19 cases grows daily we have made the difficult decision to cancel the scheduled PA National OSCE Examinations which were due... more

RCP postpones annual conference Medicine 2020 until January

09/03/2020

RCP postpones annual conference Medicine 2020 until January The Royal College of Physicians has decided to postpone its annual Medicine conference until 7-8 January 2021 – to... more

The Faculty of Physician Associates and COVID-19 preparations

06/03/2020

The Faculty of Physician Associates and COVID-19 preparations As a leading health organisation aimed at improving patient care and preventing disease in the UK and globally, the Royal... more

Notice of planned online website outage

06/03/2020

Notice of planned online website outage If you have recently completed the FPA national examination and are awaiting the release of your results on 12 March, we want to give you notice that... more

BMA publishes new report on MAPs

24/01/2020

BMA publishes new report on MAPs The BMA, trade union and professional association for doctors and medical students across the UK, has released a report that covers covers the increasing... more

Personal and professional development toolkit published

18/12/2019

Personal and professional development toolkit  We consider ongoing education, training and high standards of practice amongst all physician associates (PAs) vital to delivering... more