Upcoming Commission Meetings 

June 23-26, 2022

September 22-25, 2022

Upcoming Clinical Postgraduate Sub-Commission Meetings

June 11, 2022

September 10, 2022

Clinical Postgraduate Conference

May 14-15, 2022

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, May 14, 2022 with sessions until 4:00 PM (ET) with a scheduled lunch break.  On Sunday, May 15, 2022 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 April 29, 2022.  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 May 6, 2022. 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 Ann Tamli: AnnTamli@arc-pa.org

ARC-PA Workshop Accreditation and You
Cleveland, Ohio

July 21-22, 2022

This workshop will provide PA program faculty an overview of the accreditation process including sessions designed to give participants the opportunity to ask questions and discuss the interpretation of individual Standards 5th edition.  It focuses on bringing the Standards 5th edition and required data reports together as working tools for programs. Sessions will address the application and site visit, data collection and analysis over time for the self-study report and specific Standards that are cited most often during accreditation reviews.

Dates and Times:

The Accreditation and You workshop begins at 9am (EDT) on Thursday, July 21, 2022 with sessions until 5:30PM (EDT).  On Friday, July 22 the workshop begins at 8:30 AM (EDT) and adjourns at 5:30 PM (EDT).

SPACE IS LIMITED. Register early. Priority will be given to first time registrants from programs scheduled for site visits in 2022-2023. Programs are limited to two attendees per program. Individuals serving as consultants to programs are not eligible to attend.

Registration:

The Registration Form is due by June 3, 2022.  The ARC-PA will send confirmation of registration to the email listed on the registration form.

Fees:
The registration fee for the Accreditation and You workshop is $1,800 per person. The fee includes all meeting materials, breakfast and lunch and snack breaks throughout both days.

Registration fees must be received by June 17, 2022.

The ARC-PA does not accept credit cards. Make checks payable to:  ARC-PA, Inc.

Travel:

Attendees are responsible for making their own travel and hotel arrangements. Air, hotel and other travel arrangements should not be made until confirmation of registration is received from the ARC-PA.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade
The conference guestroom rate at the Hyatt Regency Cleveland is $169 per night plus taxes and fees. The conference rate will be available July 20-26, 2022 (based on guestroom availability).

Once your registration is confirmed, please use this link to reserve your hotel room: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/CLERC/G-ARPA

(Reservations must be guaranteed by credit card.)  The ARC-PA has reserved a limited block of rooms, so make your reservation early.  The conference guestroom rate will be available until June 24, 2022.

The hotel is 12 miles / 15 minutes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE).

Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade is located at 420 Superior Avenue East, Cleveland, OH 44114.

Phone: 216-575-1234

Check-in: 3:00 pm. Check-out: 12:00 pm

Valet parking: $39.00. Self-parking is not available.  There are several parking options within 2 blocks of the hotel.

Questions?

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

Questions about Registration? Contact Ann Tamli: AnnTamli@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.

ARC-PA Self-Study Workshop
Cleveland, Ohio

July 23-25, 2022

This interactive workshop will help participants understand and apply the elements of data analysis and appropriately document a robust ongoing self-assessment process.  The workshop will require participants to actively engage in data analysis as it relates to the Self-Study Report required of programs undergoing accreditation review under the Standards, 5th edition.  Attendees will be asked to bring their individual program data applying concepts learned at this workshop to complete a portion of the ARC-PA self-study report.

Dates and Times:

The Self Study Workshop begins at 12pm (EDT) on Saturday, July 23, 2022 with sessions until 5:00PM (EDT).  On Sunday, July 24 and Monday, July 25 the workshop begins at 9:00 AM (EDT) and adjourns at 5:15 PM (EDT).

Space is limited. Register early. Programs are limited to one attendee per program. Priority will be given to:

  • Programs scheduled for a Provisional Monitoring, Final Provisional, or Continued site visit from September 2022 through December 2023
  • Programs scheduled for a focused site visit that requires a self-study report submitted between September 2022 through December 2023.

Registration:

The Registration Form is due by June 3, 2022.  The ARC-PA will send confirmation of registration to the email listed on the registration form.

Fees:
The registration fee for the Self Study workshop is $2,000 per person. The fee includes all meeting materials, snack break on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch and snack breaks Sunday and Monday.

Registration fees must be received by July 17, 2022.

The ARC-PA does not accept credit cards. Make checks payable to:  ARC-PA, Inc.

 Travel:

Attendees are responsible for making their own travel and hotel arrangements. Air, hotel and other travel arrangements should not be made until confirmation of registration is received from the ARC-PA.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade
The conference guestroom rate at the Hyatt Regency Cleveland is $169 per night plus taxes and fees. The conference rate will be available July 20-26, 2022 (based on guestroom availability).

Once your registration is confirmed, please use this link to reserve your hotel room: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/CLERC/G-ARPA

(Reservations must be guaranteed by credit card.)  The ARC-PA has reserved a limited block of rooms, so make your reservation early.  The conference guestroom rate will be available until June 24, 2022.

The hotel is 12 miles / 15 minutes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE).

Hyatt Regency Cleveland at the Arcade is located at 420 Superior Avenue East, Cleveland, OH 44114.

Phone: 216-575-1234

Check-in: 3:00 pm. Check-out: 12:00 pm

Valet parking: $39.00. Self-parking is not available.  There are several parking options within 2 blocks of the hotel.

Questions?

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

Questions about Registration? Contact Ann Tamli: AnnTamli@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.

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.