Getting Involved in APAO

The strength and future of the APAO depends upon dedicated volunteers!
Please consider volunteering your time and talents to APAO projects, efforts, or committees! You can make a difference with APAO while building your network of contacts, strengthening your resume and qualifications, and helping to promote the oncology PA profession and ultimately improving patient care. 


Some opportunities include:

  • Serving on the APAO Board of Directors
  • Joining one of many APAO committees (see below)
  • Mentoring or teaching PA students and residents (check out  our Student Outreach Committee)
  • Connecting with our members through various communication channels Joining our efforts to improve patient safety and access to exceptional oncology care (check out our NEW Advocacy and Legislation Committee)
  • (check out our Website/Newsletter Committee or our NEW Social Media Committee)
  • Networking across the country with PAs practicing in oncology disciplines in the academic and community oncology settings (check out or Professional Practice Network)
  • Participate as an APAO representative for various oncology professional groups.  See listing of different groups on our website and contact us.

Would you please consider joining our APAO volunteer workforce?

The following committees represent some key initiatives in helping APAO expand our membership, increase our services, and reach our goals.

1) Membership
2) Education/CME
3) Speakers Bureau
4) Website/ Newsletter
5) Scholarship
6) Student Outreach
7) Social Media
8) Advocacy/Legislation
9) Professional Practice Network

Other volunteer opportunities may include serving as an APAO liaison to other oncology groups. If you are interested in volunteering in any of the above committees, or even other areas not listed, please contact the APAO committee chair, or [email protected]


Count Me In!

Sign up to volunteer today. Do one of the following:

  1. Complete the online volunteer form, or
  2. Download the volunteer form, complete, and submit the form to APAO here.

We look forward to your participation and continued involvement with the APAO and thank you for sharing your talents!