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Patricia Jennings DrPH, MHS, PA-C

    • Title:
    • Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Professor

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    • Focus Areas:
    • Infectious Disease

    • Office Location:
    • Lester Hall

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    • Graduate Education:
    • Master of Health Science | Physician Assistant Certificate
      Duke University

      Doctorate in Public Health
      University of Kentucky

    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • Medical Education:
    • Residency:
    • Fellowship
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    • Bio:
    • Doctor Patricia Jennings has been a faculty member in Physician Assistant Education since 1996 and was the Association of Physician Assistant Programs (APAP) Master Teacher of the Year in 2010. In 2011, she received the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

      Doctor Jennings was awarded a certificate in Physician Assistant Studies from Duke University and earned her doctorate degree in Public Health from the University of Kentucky.

      Doctor Jennings practices as a physician assistant in the Center for Comprehensive Care of Immune Deficiency (C3ID) clinic and is an active volunteer with the Virginia Medical Corps.  She is also affiliated with the Centers for Disease Control as a trainer for the southeast regions’ STD Prevention and Training Center.  

Doctor Jennings has received over 3 million dollars of funding from 1996 to 2013.  She has over 25 publications and numerous national presentations.