PA of the Year

Pam Engle, PA-C is the 2014 PA of the Year!

PA of the Year

From left to right AKAPA President Sarah Bigelow, ANHC Employee Casey Schanz, ANHC Employee Megan Engler, PA of the Year Pam Engle!

Each year, the AKAPA Board of Directors recognizes the outstanding services of an Alaska-based  Physician Assistant with the PA of the Year award. This prestigious award is presented during the annual AKAPA membership meeting from nominations received prior to September 15.

The AKAPA Board of Directors is looking for nominations of Alaskan PAs who are exemplary in their work as a physician assistant. Nominations will be accepted year round.

Please nominate a PA you know, who fits some of the following criteria:

  • A PA with an outstanding accomplishment
  • A PA involved in local, state or national activities that further the PA profession
  • And/or a PA involved in community service.

Nominees must be AKAPA members and not be a current AKAPA board member. The winner will be selected by the AKAPA Board of Directors, and announced at the annual membership meeting.

PA of the Year Award Nomination Form

Past PA of the Year award recipients:

2013: Ashley Marquardt, PA-C, Anchorage, AK

2012: Robert Thomas, PA- C, Anchorage, AK

2011: Jim Wojciehowski, PA-C, Anchorage, AK

2010: John Winklmann, PA-C, Healy, AK

2009: Wendy Hladick, PA-C, Unalaska, AK

2008: Steve Gage, PA-C, Sitka, AK

2007: Edward Hall, PA-C, Anchorage, AK