Our New President

17/04/2019

Introducing the FPA’s new president Kate Straughton has been appointed FPA president, unopposed, beginning August 1. On accepting the role she said: ‘Firstly, a huge thank... more

FPA Elections 2019

12/04/2019

FPA Elections 2019 The FPA is pleased to announce that it will be running elections this year to fill a number of FPA positions. We are seeking nominations for two FPA Officers; President... more

Over 1000 PAs registered on the PAMVR

03/04/2019

Over 1000 PAs registered on the PAMVR The Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) and the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) are delighted to announce that there are now over 1000 Physician... more

Medical Associate Professions Consultation Response

12/02/2019

Medical Associate Professions consultation response The Faculty of Physician Associates at the Royal College of Physicians welcomes the publication of the Medical Associate... more

Developing excellence in leadership: A programme for physician associates

18/12/2018

The Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) is pleased to announce that it will be running its first physician associate (PA) leadership programme commencing 23 April 2019 in conjunction with... more

December's President's Bulletin

12/12/2018

December's President's Bulletin In December's president's bulletin, our main highlight is the announcement by the government to introduce statutory regulation for physician... more

Government announces regulation of physician associates

Government announces regulation of physician associates

12/10/2018

Matt Hancock, the secretary of state for health and social care, has announced plans to introduce statutory regulation of physician associates (PAs). The Faculty of Physician Associates... more

Positions open on the FPA Board

21/05/2018

We’re recruiting! The Faculty of Physician Associates is driven by the expertise, skill and experience of talented physician associates to keep it running. We’re currently... more

Code of Conduct for Physician Associates

27/04/2018

The Faculty of Physicians Associates (FPA) has recently updated their Code of Conduct. This item will be of interest to all Physicians Associates (PAs) and outlines what the FPA would... more

Calling all physician associates to help shape research on the PA profession

23/02/2018

The Faculty of Physician Associates is pleased to be able to offer our members an exciting opportunity! The Physician Associate (PA) Programme at Bart’s and the London School of... more