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Gannon’s physician assistant program has been educating physician assistants for more than 40 years. Our program faculty are committed to
educating and preparing you to become an outstanding health care provider in a meaningful profession. Join our more than 1,200 graduates
who work everyday to improve the health and wellness of patients and communities across the nation.
Gain real-world knowledge through key courses including:
Problem-Based Medicine: Learn evidence-based
medicine with an emphasis on clinical problem solving
through a case study approach.
Pre-Rotation Lecture Series Lab: Practice clinical skills
including gowning and gloving, injections, suturing, casting,
CPR and ACLS certification and operating room orientation.
Physical Diagnosis III: Perform histories and physical
examinations on hospitalized and nursing home patients,
learn frequently encountered medical problems, and
understand pathophysiology and a methodology to approach
any presenting medical concern.
Gannon’s physician assistant program provides you with
an array of opportunities to prepare you for a purposeful
career. You will:
“The highlight of my experience was definitely the community atmosphere that is present throughout the entire program. The faculty are so supportive yet still push you to become the best version of yourself. The students all genuinely care for each other while working hard to accomplish their goals. Having these two components has made my experience at Gannon unforgettable.”
Phone: 814-871-7240Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Gitnik Manse162 W. Sixth St.
Kimberly CavanaghAssociate ProfessorAssc Dean, Medical SciencesChairperson
Heather AdamsAssociate Professor
Natasha CameraAssistant ProfessorDirector of Clinical Ed
Kathleen CorelloAssistant Professor
Kristen GrippeAssociate Professor
Blake HoppeAssistant ProfessorAssociate Director
Jennifer MajewskiAssociate Professor
Allison PacanskyAdjunct LecturerAssistant Professor
Mackenzie StarnsAssistant ProfessorClinical Coordinator
James CaputoAdjunct Lecturer
Angela EllerAdjunct Lecturer
Gina FulgenzioAdjunct Lecturer
Michele KretzingAdjunct Lecturer
Allison PacanskyAdjunct Lecturer
Kaleigh VineskyAdjunct Lecturer
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