Ray Dale Award
Ray Dale was the Executive Officer of the Physician Assistant Committee (now Physician Assistant Board) from 1980 through 2000. Dale was instrumental in the development and growth of CAPA in its early years. Working with the Department of Consumer Affairs, he provided counsel and advocacy on many legislative issues affecting the PA profession and was indelible in making the profession what it is today. The Ray Dale Memorial Scholarship honors the work of a man who dedicated his life to bettering the PA profession and protecting patients.
Recipients of the Ray Dale Memorial Scholarship are PA students who have demonstrated not only excellent academic stranding, but also participate in activities or programs that promote or advance the PA profession.