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.


In 2013, the Tennessee General Assembly passed a law requiring all prescribers who hold a DEA license and prescribe controlled substances to complete at least two (2) hours of continuing medical... Read More

The AAPA House of Delegates will begin their meeting this year on Saturday, May 22. PAs are encouraged to review the resolutions and give feedback to TAPA leadership.... Read More

Mark your calendars to attend PA Day on the Hill on Tuesday, Feb. 10. This year, TAPA is combining PA Day on the Hill with PA Student Day on the Hill to have one big showing on Capitol Hill. PA... Read More