Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistances

2023 | Spring Symposium

KAPA Symposium

KAPA Virtual Spring Symposium: Abstracts Now Being Accepted!

Join the Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants (KAPA) for our second annual virtual Spring CME Symposium on Friday, May 12, coinciding with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) National Prevention Week.

In 2020, Physician Assistants (PA) in Kentucky achieved expanded prescriptive authority under state law.  KAPA is committed to supporting KY PAs as they meet their CME requirements to prescribe schedule III-V medications.

When: May 12, 2023
Where: Virtually Everywhere 

Click here to submit an abstract. Abstract topics may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Public health trends in addiction
  • Addiction risks in minority populations
  • The role of inappropriate prescribing in the addiction epidemic
  • Alternative options for pain management
  • Safe opioid prescribing
  • The effects of opioid addiction on health
  • DEA application instruction

Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any issues regarding your submission.

Abstracts are due Monday, February 13, 2023.