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Department of Physician Assistant Studies
Assistant Professor

Melissa Eiseman, MMS, PA-C

Melissa Eiseman, MMS, PA-C joined the Department of Physician Assistant Studies in November 2018.

She practiced clinically as a physician assistant for seven years. Her clinical background is in emergency medicine, specializing in pediatric emergency medicine. She has worked in Level I pediatric trauma centers as well as community based emergency departments. In addition to clinical responsibilities, she served as a preceptor to students.

Eiseman worked in research and was involved in oncology clinical trials for several years prior to returning to graduate school.

Eiseman is a nationally board certified physician assistant and is currently licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She maintains a clinical practice in pediatric emergency medicine.


Arcadia University, Glenside, PA
Master of Medical Science, Physician Assistant Studies - May, 2011

Boston University, Boston, MA
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology - May, 2006


American Academy of Physician Assistants
Society for Physician Assistants in Pediatrics