A major part of the Education Forum experience involves networking with colleagues from around the country. See who else will be in Minneapolis this October.

Registration Fees

Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16

PAEA Member Registration Fee: $675.00

Discounted Price If registered by
$475.00 Monday, July 18, 2016
$575.00 Monday, October 3, 2016

PAEA Non-Member Registration Fee: $825.00

Discounted Price If registered by
$625.00 Monday, July 18, 2016
$725.00 Monday, October 3, 2016


Thursday, October 13 only

PAEA Member Registration Fee: $300.00

PAEA Non-Member Registration Fee: $450.00


Friday, October 14 only

PAEA Member Registration Fee: $300.00

PAEA Non-Member Registration Fee: $450.00


Saturday, October 15 only

PAEA Member Registration Fee: $300.00

PAEA Non-Member Registration Fee: $450.00


Payment Message

Please note, if paying by check, your registration will be held for 10 business days. If the check is not received, the registration will not be confirmed.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

PAEA will provide a full refund less a $100 administrative fee for cancellations received by October 5, 2016. Cancellations after October 5 will be charged the full registration rate. No-shows for the Forum will also be charged the full registration rate. Please notify us if you need to cancel your registration for any reason.

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Advancing Rural Primary Care II Conference (UNMC)

Booth 101

Advancing Rural Primary Care II: A national conference on the effective utilization of physician assistants, March 23–24, 2017, at Embassy Suites Downtown/Old Market in Omaha, Nebraska. The conference is sponsored by eight PA programs, including Des Moines University, Duke University, Lincoln Memorial University, Union College, University of Iowa, University of Nebraska Medical Center, University of South Dakota, and Wichita State University.


Booth 502

Anatomage is a full-scale medical solutions company dedicated to helping medical professionals, educators, and institutions worldwide. Our range of products is used in tens of thousands of clinics and hospitals around the globe, and includes: 3D imaging software, digital services, image guided surgical devices, and imaging equipment.

Barton Associates

Booth 203

Barton Associates is a leading national locum tenens physician assistant staffing and recruiting firm. Barton Associates has the experience, resources, and scale needed to efficiently match talented locum tenens physician assistants with great health care facilities in a wide variety of practice areas.


Booth 508

For over 40 years, Cardionics has been an innovator and leader in auscultation products and services that facilitate and support classroom education, clinical, and tele-health programs in medical institutions and universities throughout the world.


Booth 202

As an industry leader, CastleBranch provides colleges, universities, and other education institutions across the nation with background screening and compliance management solutions, including background checks, drug testing, immunization, and record tracking and document management.

Certified Medical Educators

Booth 406

The original, 100% guaranteed, three-day PANCE/PANRE board review & CME™! We are so confident our affordable, comprehensive board review course will give you the skills needed to pass your PANCE/PANRE exam that we are the only company to back our strong educational conference with a 100% guarantee.

Certiphi Screening, Inc.

Booth 404

Certiphi Screening pioneered the development and administration of centralized, thorough, and compliant student screening programs serving individual schools, programs of study, and many top health care organizations. Certiphi Screening is the only company whose applicant screening services are endorsed by the American Hospital Association.

CME Resources Inc.

Booth 207

CME Resources is the recognized leader in PANCE/PANRE review courses. Known as “The Original Chicago Course,” we have had over 30,000 PAs attend in the last 20 years. We are so confident in our 3- and 5-day review course that we offer a 100% guarantee.

DxR Development Group, Inc.

Booth 104

DxR Development demonstrates virtual patient software (DxR Clinician), featuring 121 pre-authored, editable cases, plus case authoring and evaluation tools. Other demonstrations include content-rich tutorials and courseware (Virtual Organ Systems and Integrated Medical Curriculum), performance-based testing software (Clinical Competency Exam), and test administration and course delivery software (DxExam).

ECG Academy

Booth 307

ECG Academy provides online training in basic and advanced ECG analysis. Our unique program provides high-definition, engaging video tutorials recorded by a cardiac electrophysiologist. It’s the perfect resource for PA students, as it starts with the basics but reaches a level of complexity that no other course can match.

Education Management Solutions (EMS)

Booth 15

Education Management Solutions (EMS) presents SIMULATIONiQ™, the only intelligent simulation management operating platform for clinical training environments. Visit our booth to learn how you can bring all your programs, people, and processes into a single, simplified view that saves time, improves clinical outcomes, and provides peace of mind.


Booth 206

EduRotations is a web-driven SaaS solution to free institutions from the burden of supporting an application. It provides educational institutions with a secure platform that can aid in satisfying accreditation requirements.

Exam Master Corporation

Booth 1

Exam Master® is relied upon by many PA programs to help meet their educational and training goals, and by PA students and practitioners for PANCE/ PANRE preparation. We have served PA programs for over 20 years, and our experience and resources support assessments, remediation, program evaluation, and much more.


Booth 501

As a leading computer-based testing and analytics platform, ExamSoft’s assessment solution gives physician assistant educators actionable data and insights to help every student. Its software enables clients to more efficiently administer assessments and analyze the resulting data to improve curricular and test design, accreditation compliance, and student self-directed learning.

Exxat LLC.

Booth 17

Exxat creates innovative, fully customizable, cloud-based clinical education management software. Our products manage student and clinical site data, placements, emails, documents, evaluations, and reports — all in one intuitive system — while our Student Portal supports your students. Stop by and see why so many programs have switched to our product.

F.A. Davis Company

Booth 507

F.A. Davis Company publishes a collection of exceptional products for health professionals. Stop by our booth and receive 20% off, or visit our website.


Booth 302

For 70 years, HEINE products have been designed, manufactured, and hand-assembled in Germany, and are held to the highest standard of durability, performance, and function. Please visit our booth to learn more about our hand-held instruments, headlights, exam lights, and loupes.

Hippo Education

Booth 3

Hippo Education is the premier source for the best medical education. We have teamed up with AAPA to put PAs first by creating comprehensive tools to help prepare you for the PANCE/PANRE, stay up-to-date, and get caught up with maintenance of certification.

i-Human Patients

Booth 12

i-Human Patients, Inc. provides interactive, scalable e-learning solutions to promote quality, cost-effective care. Our cloud-based simulated patient encounters rapidly and fully develop providers’ most critical cognitive competencies — patient assessment and diagnostic reasoning.

Interact Solution

Booth 4

Interact Solution is a cohesive simulation application that provides interactive video streams while recording and allowing users to embed notes directly into the video during or after recording. Interact incorporates video recordings, annotations, debriefs, collaborations, and live communications between multiple locations and in-lab activities. Great solution for all PA programs.

Kaplan Medical

Booth 506

Kaplan is the world leader in test preparation and is excited to showcase their PANCE preparation options, including question practice, on-demand videos, and live online reviews. Stop by the Kaplan booth to pick up a complimentary student scholarship for your school and see a brief demonstration of programs.


Booth 102

LCMS+ is an enterprise software system designed especially for health care. We help you save time and resources, facilitate accreditation reporting, and improve outcomes. Features include robust curriculum mapping, a built-in exam system, patient encounter tracking, clinical skills assessment, 360-degree evaluations with workflow, lottery, room scheduling, content management, and more.

Lecat’s Ventriloscope

Booth 402

Ventriloscope offers the first and only hybrid physical diagnosis mannequin with cases to use with SPs or student partners. You can even show these to a class of 300 as they experience the proper visual, auditory, emotional, and muscle memory stimuli to diagnose and remember how to assess for critical clinical conditions!

McGraw-Hill Education

Booth 301

With a strong editorial team and a commitment to education, McGraw-Hill Education is one of the world’s premier publishers of quality print and digital media — including PAEasy, the most effective exam preparation for the PANCE and PANRE. Visit us on the Web:,, and

MDF Instruments

Booth 405

MDF Instruments is a US-based branded manufacturer of handcrafted stethoscopes, reflex hammers, sphygmomanometers, and penlights with industry-leading quality and warranties. Currently celebrating 43 years of innovative and quality medical instrumentation, MDF operates on six continents with wholly owned production facilities and a network of designated MDF distributors in more than 80 countries.


Booth 11

MedHub is the leading provider of health care education management solutions for graduate and undergraduate medical education and advanced practice health care institutions. Our solutions are used by more than 600 organizations to address the complex tasks and interactions between students, educators, programs, and institutions.


Booth 407

MedU is a nonprofit organization delivering health care education through collaborative development and research into innovative, high-impact, virtual teaching and learning. Leading medical educators designed our virtual patient cases to help students acquire much-needed critical reasoning, diagnostic, and communication skills. Each year, over 40,000 students take our courses.


Booth 304

As the national certifying organization for PAs, we are passionate about the work you do as PA educators. Visit the NCCPA booth in the exhibit hall for answers to questions about your certification, certification maintenance requirements, or the new PANRE model under consideration.

nccPA Health Foundation

Booth 305

Are you passionate about the role certified PAs play in improving health? We are too! Visit our booth to learn about the nccPA Health Foundation’s funding opportunities, tools, and resources to support PA educators and students in improving health by making a difference in their program or community.

NEJM Group

Booth 2

NEJM Group creates high-quality medical resources for research, learning, practice, and medical knowledge among physicians, clinicians, executives, and others in health care. NEJM Group products include the New England Journal of Medicine, NEJM Journal Watch, NEJM Knowledge+, and NEJM Catalyst. NEJM Group is a division of the Massachusetts Medical Society.

New Innovations, Inc.

Booth 503

New Innovations creates software solutions tailored to fit the needs of the medical education community. We handle demographics, scheduling, evaluations, procedure logging, and other relevant concerns. You can see the difference in our product, but you will experience the true difference in our service.

PA History Society

Booth 303

Stop by the PA History Society booth to learn about the Society’s latest projects, including: the National Library of Medicine traveling banner exhibit, upgrades to the Veterans Memorial Garden, a new 50th Anniversary Toolkit, and the ever-popular Educational and Historian Toolkits. We’ll also have free giveaways! (Available while supplies last.)

Physician Assistant Education Association

Booth 505

Physician Assistant Education Association

Rosh Review

Booth 306

Rosh Review prepares doctors and physician assistants for their initial board exams, recertification exams, and certified medical education (CME). Rosh Review combines expert question writers, high-yield content, and comprehensive explanations — all in a simple, user-friendly interface.


Booth 403

Looking for strategies to help guide your students to success on the PANCE? The Rutgers PANCE/PANRE review course on myCME can help reduce students’ anxiety, boost your program’s first-time pass rate, and assist in accommodating different learning styles. Stop by our booth and ask about our group pricing program.

Shadow Health

Booth 408

Shadow Health® is an educational software developer of web-based Digital Clinical Experiences™ designed to augment courses for nursing students and allied health education programs. Students engage with digital standardized patients (using a state-of-the-art conversation engine and interactive 3D imagery) to perform assessments, practice documentation, and demonstrate critical thinking.

Simulab Corporation

Booth 105

Simulab® Corporation is deeply committed to creating industry-leading, easy-to-use, portable, affordable, and clinically relevant substitutes for both animal and human subjects used in medical training.

SonoSim, Inc.

Booth 205

SonoSim, Inc. is dedicated to improving and transforming medical care by serving as a global leader in ultrasound education and training. With its staff of leading ultrasound educators, instructional designers, content editors, scientists, and software developers, SonoSim has created the easiest way to learn ultrasonography — The SonoSim® Ultrasound Training Solution.


Booth 204

STAT!Ref has the newest technology solutions in health care reference, all available in one place. Our products include BoardVitals, Primal Pictures, Draw it to Know it, STAT!Ref point-of care-tools, Scientific American databases from Decker Intellectual Properties, and much more.

SurgiReal Products, Inc.

Booth 14

SurgiReal Products empowers and supports physician assistant educators to deliver better education and better outcomes through advanced educational simulation technology. SurgiReal’s products offer physician assistant educators the most realistic and cost-effective learning platforms available for surgical skills/suture training, dermal pathology skills training, and hollow organ surgical skills/suture training.

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE)

Booth 401

The International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) is a society of medical educators from around the world and from all types of schools. We are a collaborative group of like-minded individuals eager to share our experiences, techniques, problems and solutions. To learn more about us, please visit WWW.IAMSE.ORG.

Thieme Medical Publishers

Booth 13

Thieme Publishers is an award-winning international medical and science publisher that has served health professionals and students for more than 125 years.

Touch of Life Technologies

Booth 504

Touch of Life Technologies provides interactive solutions for anatomy, clinical imaging, and pathology education. Experience the Sectra Table for interactive educational tools with 3D imaging capabilities. See how the VH Dissector software can be integrated into the PA curriculum as an interactive anatomical resource.

Typhon Group, LLC

Booth 16

Typhon Group’s PAST Student Tracking System is used by 100+ PA programs. The system includes comprehensive patient encounter logs and reports with ICD/CPT coding, a fully featured evaluation component for assessments, curriculum mapping, student rotation scheduling management, student electronic portfolios, student/preceptor biographic databases, a clinical site database, and much more.

University of Miami Gordon Center

Booth 107

University of Miami Gordon Center

University of Miami Gordon Center

Booth 108

For nearly 50 years, the GCRME has pioneered simulation technology and developed proven training systems that are used for multiprofessional health care education worldwide, including Harvey (the Cardiopulmonary Patient Simulator) and the UMedic e-learning programs.

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

Booth 103

Founded in 1972, our PA program has offered an online MPAS degree for clinically practicing PAs for 20 years. The postgraduate degree is completed in five semesters. Students select a clinical track emphasizing expertise in patient care or an education track exploring strategies in patient education, health instruction, or teaching.

VitalSource Technologies Inc.

Booth 201

VitalSource is Ingram’s fastest-growing business and the most widely used digital content delivery system in education. VitalSource has a long track record of serving health sciences programs, enabling students to receive their entire library of assigned texts on day one, as well as updated editions while enrolled in school.

Welch Allyn

Booth 308

Welch Allyn, now part of Hill-Rom, provides innovative solutions to help reduce risk and improve patient safety, satisfaction, and outcomes in a variety of clinical settings through a complete range of EMR-interfaced vital signs and cardiac monitoring diagnostic solutions, physical diagnosis instruments, and infection control products.

WISE Programs

Booth 106

NYU’s WISE-MD and WISE-OnCall programs use state of the art multimedia simulations to support institutions educating and training the next generation of medical professionals, offering a standardized and peer-reviewed solution through online learning and assessment tools. Each program provides an in-depth look into clinical content and processes to establish a differential diagnosis and a common base of knowledge for learners.

Wolters Kluwer

Booth 208

Wolters Kluwer is a leading publisher of medical, health, and science publications. We offer an extensive selection of medical books, journals, and electronic media for doctors, nurses, specialized clinicians, and students. Please visit our booth to browse our comprehensive product line.