Amy Akerman, PA-C
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-CHA/PA Program

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Graduate School :
  • MPAS, Eastern Virginia Medical School (2002)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, Oregon State University (OR) (1999)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-CHA/PA Program

Professional Titles

  • Assistant Professor
  • Academic Coordinator
  • Global Health Track Advisor
  • Associate Director, CU Center for Interprofessional Education

Research Interests

My research interests are diverse and include developing innovative medical education, treatment of substance misuse, social media and professionalism, government relations, incentivizing preceptors and improving interprofessional medical education.

Teaching

  • Block Director (2018)
    School of Medicine, Pediatrics
    Hematology/Immunology/Infectious Disease/Malignancy Block
  • Block Director (2019)
    School of Medicine, Pediatrics
    Dermatology/HEENT Block
  • Thread Director (2018)
    School of Medicine, Pediatrics
    Professional Practice Thread

Professional Memberships

  • Colorado Association of Physician Assistants, member
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants, member
  • Physician Assistant Education Association, member
  • PA's for Global Health, member
  • Society for Point of Care Ultrasound, member
Personal Interests
Primary Care medicine, Government Relations, Interprofessional Medical Education

Volunteer Activities
DAWN Clinic, Rocky Mountain Food Bank, National Western Stock Show

Public Speaking
Yes
Social Media and Professionalism and Using Tax Incentives for Preceptor Recruitment

General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • MPAS, Eastern Virginia Medical School (2002)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, Oregon State University (OR) (1999)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-CHA/PA Program
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