Wednesday 12th March.

Half-day workshop for universities considering running PA programmes.

The directors of the PA programmes currently running in the UK, at the University of Aberdeen, St Georges University of London, and University of Birmingham, invite all university faculty attending the conference to meet and hear in more detail how the three programmes are organised, their differences and similarities and their collaborative approach to developing the PA profession and ensuring high-quality national standards.


Registration fee £40, includes meeting attendance, refreshments and lunch.

Register online with a credit/debt card.


Thursday 17th May
 08.30 Registration and Refreshments 
 09.00 Welcome and introductions 
 09.15 The National Competence and Curriculum Framework
Professor Jim Parle
University of Birmingham 
 09.30 The Aberdeen course
Professor James Mclay
PA PGDip Course Director, Aberdeen Medical School
 09.50 The SGUL Course
Karen Roberts
PA PGDip Course Director, St. George’s Medical School
 10.10 The Birmingham course
Professor Jim Parle
PA PGDip Course Director, University of Birmingham, Medical School
 10.30 Refreshments
 10.45 Q & A and General Discussion
  12.45 Close