MEDEX Northwest will host the PAEA Western Regional Consortium for PA educators over the weekend of June 26 – 28, 2015. This event will be staged at the University of Washington campus in Tacoma, Washington. The consortium includes all PA educational programs in the states of Arizona, Alaska, Colorado, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. This year, the conference theme is interprogram mentoring and research and serves as a venue to present current PA educational research, as well as forge interprogram collaboration in mentoring and scholarly work.