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LAPA, the Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants, is dedicated to strengthening the role of physician assistants (PAs) in Louisiana. Founded in 1977 by a group of military PAs, LAPA has grown over the years and now boasts over 600 members. They work tirelessly to promote and provide excellent quality medical services to all citizens of the state, with the goal of utilizing PAs as an integral part of the Physician-Physician Assistant Team.

LAPA offers a range of services to its members. They actively promote the visibility and importance of the PA profession through public education initiatives. Members have opportunities to take on leadership roles and contribute to the future of the PA profession by joining committees or running for office.

LAPA also supports PA students through reduced rates for attending their high-quality CME conferences. The organization provides networking opportunities through conferences, committees, newsletters, and their online member directory. Members receive up-to-date information on LAPA activities, legislative updates, and CME opportunities through their newsletter.

Additionally, LAPA offers resources for PA job seekers and employers through its website. Joining LAPA is easy. Prospective members can apply securely online or download a printable form from the website.

Membership is available to various categories, including Fellow Members, Associate Members, Dual Members, Affiliate Members, PA/MD Teams, Military Members, PA Student Members, Pre-PA Student Members, and Honorary Members. To contact LAPA, you can visit their office at 9655 Perkins Road, Suite C PMB 177, Baton Rouge, LA 70810, or reach out to them by phone at (504) 702-6016 or via email at admin@ourlapa. org


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