Welcome to Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants!

The Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants, (LAPA), in association with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, (AAPA), promote Physician Assistants in their professional pursuit of excellence.  We exist to strengthen the role PA’s play in the delivery of quality health care through public education, continuing medical education, physician education, member services, physician assistant student involvement, and legislative efforts.

Upcoming Meetings

LAPA Annual French Quarter CME Conference

October 04, 2017 7:00 AM to October 06, 2017 5:00 PM

Royal Sonesta
300 Bourbon Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
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Celebrate National PA Week with us in New Orleans! Earn over 24 hours of CME.

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October 2014: Unanimous vote to remove co-signature for PAs in Louisiana.

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Become a LAPA Member or renew your membership today!

Interested in becoming a PA or need student resources - Check out the AAPA student resource page