NAPA is a world-wide organization representing Navy PAs. Founded in 1976 as a
constituent organization of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, NAPA
represents and promotes the interests of Navy PAs. NAPA is devoted to educating
the public about the PA profession, seeking legislative and governmental policy
changes regarding PAs, and informing those in the profession about national Navy
PA issues. NAPA works to promote the Physician-PA team concept, quality
cost-effective health care, and professional and personal growth of Navy PAs.