Recent Board Certified Physician Assistant - Obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Exercise Science from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Thomas Jefferson University. Completed rotations in General Surgery, Women's Health, specializing in Gynecological Surgery, Labor and Delivery, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, and Family Medicine. I have experience caring for patients in the Surgical ICU and as a First and Second assist in General, Thoracic, Vascular, Surgical Oncology, Cesarean Section, Hysterectomy, Robotics, and Breast Mastectomy and Reconstruction as a student at Jefferson Health.
During my post graduate years, I gained experience working as an Advanced Patient Care Technician in Cardiology and Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, working with patients in CT surgery and Pulmonary Critical Care, at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. I have diverse surgical experience as a surgical first assist with the World Surgical Foundation, working abroad in both Nigeria and the Philippines.
I am looking forward to sharing my passion for medicine as a PA tutor to help students achieve success on the boards and become certified Physician Assistants!
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: University of Pittsburgh - Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science
Graduate Degree: Thomas Jefferson University - Master of Science, Physician Assistance
I enjoy running, yoga, traveling, kayaking, sunsets at the beach, and family time!
PANCE - Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination