The Tennessee Academy of Physician Assistants (TAPA) is the only statewide association representing the educational and professional interests of Tennessee’s PAs. Our mission is to promote accessible, quality healthcare, and to advance the education, profession and practice of physician assistants in Tennessee.


Nashville area PAs are invited to a dinner meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m. The topic is Managing Type 2 Diabetes: Discussion on Treatment Options, presented by Lloyd Hancock, MD... Read More

The latest issue of TAPA’s PA Pulse newsletter is now available online under the News &  Information section of the Member Center. This issue includes the 2014 Legislative Update and... Read More

On April 1, Congress passed the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (PAMA). This new law states that the Secretary of Health and Human Services may not adopt ICD-10 prior to Oct. 1, 2015.... Read More