Veterans Caucus of the AAPA

2013 Caucus Awardees

Outstanding Uniformed PA of the Year

The Veterans Caucus
of the
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Honors

LT COL PAMELA LUCAS

In recognition for her distinguished achievements during her Air Force career which included curriculum development, medical disaster preparedness, and as Chief of Medical Homeland Security programs. Presented at the 41st Annual Physician Assistant Conference Memorial Day, May 27, 2013, Washington DC

Outstanding Civilian PA of the Year

The Veterans Caucus
of the
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Honors

Don Pederson

As the Outstanding Civilian Physician Assistant of the Year For his vision in memorializing the military roots of the physician assistant profession though the creation and production of the Combat Medic Statue. Presented at the 41st Annual Physician Assistant Conference Memorial Day, May 27, 2013, Washington DC.