Upcoming Commission Meetings 

March 4 – 6, 2021

June 24 – 26, 2021

September 30 – October 2, 2021

Entering the ARC-PA Provisional Accreditation Pathway

Online Conference

April 22-23, 2021

This conference will give individuals involved in the planning of a PA program an overview of the provisional accreditation process. It will provide an orientation to the Standards, address completing the provisional application and preparing for the initial site visit and give participants the opportunity to ask questions.

Dates and Times:

The conference begins at 1:00 PM (ET) on Thursday, April 22, 2021 with sessions until 5:00 PM (ET).  On Friday, April 23, 2021 the conference begins at 10:00 AM (ET) and adjourns at 5:00 PM (ET) with a scheduled lunch break.

 Priority registration will be given to programs attending for the first time who are on the Commission’s 2021 agendas.

Registration Forms:

Available here.  The form is due by March 31, 2021.  The ARC-PA will send confirmation of registration to the email(s) listed on the registration form.

Fees: The registration fee for the Provisional Pathway Conference is $1,500 per person.

Registration fees must be received by April 9, 2021. The ARC-PA does not accept credit cards. More information about payment of fees will be sent with conference registration confirmation.

Cancellation policy:

Registrants who are unable to attend the conference for any reason may substitute, by arrangement with ARC-PA, someone else from the same institution at no additional expense.

  1. If a registrant is unable to attend an event and a substitution is not an option, the following refund arrangements will apply:
    1. Registrations cancelled 15 days or more before the event will be refunded 100%.
    2. Registrations cancelled less than 15 days before the event will forfeit $500 of the event fee and the remaining balance of the fee will be refunded.
  2. Refunds will be issued within 2 weeks after the event.

Questions?

Questions about the conference? Contact Melissa Coffman:  melissacoffman@arc-pa.org

Questions about registration and fees? Contact Mercedes Beard:  Mercedes@arc-pa.org

Clinical Postgraduate Conference

April 24-25, 2021

Virtual via Zoom

This conference will give Clinical Postgraduate Programs interested in applying for an overview of the clinical postgraduate accreditation process. It will provide an orientation to the Standards, address completing the provisional application, preparing for the initial site visit and give participants the opportunity to ask questions.

Dates and Times:

The conference begins at 10:00 AM (ET)on Saturday, April 24, 2021 with sessions until 4:00 PM (ET) with a scheduled lunch break.  On Sunday, April 25, 2021 the conference begins at 10:00 AM (ET) and adjourns at 1:00 PM (ET). 

Priority registration will be given to programs who have submitted a Postgraduate Applicant Information Form.

Registration Forms:

Available here.  The form is due by March 31, 2021.  The ARC-PA will send confirmation of registration to the email(s) listed on the registration form.

Fees:

The registration fee for the Clinical Postgraduate Conference is $1,500 per person.

Registration fees must be received by April 9, 2021. The ARC-PA does not accept credit cards. More information about payment of fees will be sent with conference registration confirmation.

Cancellation policy:

Registrants who are unable to attend the conference for any reason may substitute, by arrangement with ARC-PA, someone else from the same institution at no additional expense.

  1. If a registrant is unable to attend an event and a substitution is not an option, the following refund arrangements will apply:
    1. Registrations cancelled 15 days or more before the event will be refunded 100%.
    2. Registrations cancelled less than 15 days before the event will forfeit $500 of the event fee and the remaining balance of the fee will be refunded.
  2. Refunds will be issued within 2 weeks after the event.

Questions?

Questions about the conference? Contact Melissa Coffman:  melissacoffman@arc-pa.org

Questions about registration and fees? Contact Mercedes Beard:  Mercedes@arc-pa.org

Cancellation policy for ARC-PA sponsored events

1.Registrants who are unable to attend an event for any reason may substitute, by arrangement with ARC-PA, someone else from the same institution with no additional expense.

2.If a registrant is unable to attend an event and a substitution is not an option, the following refund arrangements will apply:

a.Registrations cancelled 15 days or more before the event will be refunded 100%.
b.Registrations cancelled less than 15 days before the event will forfeit $500 of the event fee and the remaining balance of the fee will be refunded.

3. Refunds will be issued within 2 weeks after the event.