Public Outreach Committee

Committee Chair: Carlitos Chen  Committee Members: 
  Jazmine Kwong 
  Vy Tran 
  Aaron Hunro 
  Jamaica Gendel 
  Suhkpreet Kaur 

The goals and focus of the Committee are:
  • To promote the PA profession in California
  • To create and promote projects and events which promote physician/PA team practice
  • To seek out and develop conduits of communication with the physician communities of California
  • To promote membership in CAPA
  • The terms and conditions of service on the Public Education Committee are:
    • You must be a CAPA member.
The terms of service on the Public Outreach Committee are:
Appointment to the Committee is on an annual term, from July 1st through June 30th. Members may be appointed at any time during the year to fill a vacancy. Interest in reappointment to the Committee should be sent to the chair by early June.

Meetings, via conference calls or in person, normally occur 2 – 3 times annually. Members will be reimbursed for approved expenses relating to participation on the Committee.

Tasks:
  • Educate the public, organizations, other health professions, etc., about the profession and its role in the health care delivery system.
  • As requested by the Board in conjunction with CAPA staff, provide advice on the development and distribution of materials regarding the profession and the Academy.
  • Carry out specific tasks as requested by the Board in conjunction with CAPA staff. (i.e., reading program and elementary schools, speaking at high schools, health clubs, PA Week activities, etc.)
  • Submit articles for publication when assigned to do so by the Editor of the CAPA News.
  • Encourage members to use all opportunities to educate various audiences about the PA profession in California
Please submit your statement of interest and CV below: