Jennifer        D. Majewski

Jennifer D. Majewski

Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Program
Phone: 814-871-7189
Office: M 238
freer001@gannon.edu

  • Accreditations
  • Courses Taught
  • Educational History
  • Honor Societies
  • Professional Experience
  • Professional Societies
  • Scholarship/Research
  • Service

Accreditations

  • CERTIFICATION:
    National Commission for the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) Certified
    Initial Certification: July 2003
    Recertification: 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015
    Current Certification Due for Renewal: 12/31/2017

  • LICENSURE: 
    Medical Physician Assistant
    Licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of State, Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs
    • Initial License Date: 9/15/2003
    • Current License Due for Renewal: 12/31/2018

Courses Taught

Current Courses Taught:
  • PHAS 408/GPHAS 508 - Behavioral Medicine
  • PHAS 414/GPHAS 514 - Medical Lecture Series I
  • PHAS 415/GPHAS 515 - Medical Lecture Series II
  • PHAS 431/GPHAS 531 - Clinical Science I
  • PHAS 431/GPHAS 532 - Clinical Science II
  • PHAS 438/GPHAS 538  - OB/GYN & Pediatric Lecture Series
  • GPHAS 601 - Pre-Rotation Lecture & Skills
  • GPHAS 600 - Pre-Rotation Lecture & Skills Lab
  • GPHAS 616 - Clinical Research
  • GPHAS 631 - Research Guidance

Past Courses Include:

  • PHAS 413/GPHAS 513 - Physical Diagnosis II Lab
  • PHAS 416/GPHAS 516 - Physical Diagnosis III Lab

Educational History

  • Arcadia University, Master of Science in Physican Assistant Studies (MSPAS), *With Honors Distinction, 2003
  • Grove City College, Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology, Cum Laude, 2001

Honor Societies

  • Pi Alpha National Physician Assistant Honor Society - Member

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor & Curriculum Committee Chair, Physician Assistant Program, Gannon University, Erie, PA.  (2008 - Present)
  • Family Medicine Physician Assistant, Vineyard Primary Care, UPMC Hamot Primary Care Network, North East, PA (2003-2008)

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants (PSPA)
  • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)

Scholarship/Research

PUBLICATIONS

Freer, J, et. al. (2009-2011) Question and answer test bank.  In: Physician assistant national certifying examination (PANCE) board review; United States medical licensing examination (USMLE) step 1, 2,& 3 board review. [Computer software, database]. Available from Exam Master  Corporation Web site, http://www.exammaster.com [PEER REVIEWED]

Freer, J . Preventing perinatal transmission of group B streptococcal disease. JAAPA 2004;17(3):47-50.

 

PRESENTATIONS
Majewski, J. (October 17, 2013) Emerging trends in hypertensive management. 38th Annual Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants CME Conference. Lecture conducted from Erie, PA.



PEER REVIEWS
Reviewed journal article submission (n.d.) Dementia with lewy bodies: an overview.  For McGill Science Undergraduate Research Journal (MSURJ) – Completed February 2015
• Final Publication - Hovendon, B., & Kaufman, M. (2015, March). Dementia with Lewy Bodies: An Overview. McGill Science Undergraduate Research Journal, 10(1), 45-48.

Reviewed textbook revision (2010) Frequently Prescribed Medications, 1st ed. For Jones & Bartlett Publishers – Completed February 2012

Reviewed textbook proposal (n.d.) Introduction to the Physician Assistant Profession. For Jones & Bartlett Publishers – Completed September 2010 

Reviewed book proposal (n.d.) The Preceptor’s Handbook: A Guide to Effective Supervision. For Jones & Bartlett Publishers – Completed April 2010

Reviewed textbook proposal (n.d.) 101 Case Studies in Clinical Medicine. Chapter 2: Case Studies in Pulmonology. For Jones & Bartlett Publishers – Completed April 2009

Reviewed textbook proposal (n.d.) 101 Case Studies in Clinical Medicine. Chapter 10:
Case Studies in Psychiatry. For Jones & Bartlett Publishers – Completed March 2009



GRANTS
CETL Instructional Innovation with Technology (Title III) Grant recipient, along with colleagues Holly Jodon and Robert Tarkowski; Proposal: Using Simulation in Learning to Improve Clinical Skills
• Grant Received Fall 2008
• Workshop Completed May 2009
• Presentation Completed January 2010

Service

Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants (PSPA)

  • Regional Affairs Committee – Region VIII Representative (2010 to Present)
  • Awards Committee (2014 to Present)
  • Board of Directors – Director at Large (2010-2012)
  • Conference Committee (2010 to 2012), Educational Chair 2011 & 2012  

     
Gannon University

  • University Committee for Academic Technology (CAT) (formerly the Techonolgy in Teaching & Learning Roundtable or TLTR) Committee Member (2009-Present)
  • University Notice Appointment Working Group Member (2014-2015)
  • University Middle States Accreditation Self-Study Faculty Workgroup (Subcommittee (2011 - 2012)
  • University New Faculty Mentoring Program – Informal New Faculty Mentor (2012-2013  Academic Year)
  • Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences (MCHPS) Academic Safety Committee – Member (2008-2011)
  • Physician Assistant Department - Program Director Search Committee for Ruskin Campus (Fall 2016 to Present)
  • Physician Assistant Department - Curricular Review Committee Chair 2011 - Present)
  • Physician Assistant Department – Faculty Search Committee (May 2012 to March 2016)
  • Physician Assistant Department - Associate Director Search Committee (August 2015 to March 2016)
  • Physician Assistant Department – ARC-PA Self-Study Didactic Curriculum Sub-Committee – Chair (2013-2015)
  • Physician Assistant Department – ARC-PA Self-Study Administration Sub-Committee Member (2013-2014)
  • Respiratory Therapy Department – Program Director/Chair Search Committee (December 2015 to April 2016)
  • Sport and Exercise Science Master’s Thesis Committee Member (September 2015 to May 2016)

Community

  • Erie County Child Abuse Prevention Task Force (2011 - Present)
  • Multicultural Resource Center Health Screening Program – Volunteer (Summer 2013)
  • Gannon University Chapter of Habitat for Humanity – Volunteer (2008 - 2012)

Other

  • Grove City College Graduate School & Career Fair Volunteer – October 2014
  • Grove City College Health Professions Career Day Panelist – March 2013