Laura Levy has been with the Department of PA Studies since 1999. She brings to the
program a wealth of knowledge and experience in family medicine and women's health
issues. This professional experience has given her an excellent background in preparing
students for all aspects of primary care practice. She has been instrumental in developing
curricula and acts as an advisor to the Sara Somers Rupert Student Society Class officers.
Dr. Levy has authored articles on plantar fasciitis, medical simulation, and interprofessional education. She is a nationally board certified physician assistant and currently licensed to practice as a physician assistant in the state of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Levy completed a doctorate in Health Sciences in 2015 from A.T. Still University. Additionally, she earned a Master of Medical Science degree from Saint Francis College, a Bachelor of Science from Hahnemann University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Sociology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Community Health Service
Clinical Medicine I
Dr. Levy is currently researching physician assistant educators' attitudes towards interprofessional education.
Dr. Levy recieved the Christian R. and Mary F. Linback Award for Distinguished Teaching in 2007.
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants