October 2016 | ARC-PA

New Assistant Director Patricia J. Kelly

By Marcia Silverberg on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 in News, No Comments


Patricia J. Kelly, PhD, MMSc, PA-C joined the ARC-PA August 1, 2016 as an Assistant Director. Prior to joining the ARC-PA, she was the Dept Chair/founding Program Director at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Physician Assistant Program from 2011-2016. Dr. Kelly is a graduate of the Emory University PA Program and taught as […]


New Assistant Director Melissa Coffman

By Marcia Silverberg on Thursday, October 20th, 2016 in News, No Comments


Melissa Coffman, Ed.D., PA-C began working with the ARC-PA as an Assistant Director on August 1, 2016.  Ms. Coffman has been volunteering as a site visitor since 2014.  She previously served as the Program Director at the Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale PA Program from 2008-2016.  She joined NSU in 2004 and has held many […]


So You Have a Site Visit in Your Future

By Suzanne York on Monday, October 17th, 2016 in News, No Comments


The ARC-PA presentation given at PAEA’s October 2016 educational forum can be found here. The session provided guidance to programs completing application materials and preparing for an accreditation site visit. A comprehensive ARC-PA workshop on accreditation will be held Sunday, June 11 – Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at The Ritz-Carlton, in Cleveland, Ohio. More details […]