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Ms. Tracy Wright MPAS, PA-C

Tracy Wright

Title: Clinical Associate Professor/Clinical Coordinator
School: Health Sciences
Academic Department: Physician Assistant Science
Phone: 814-472-3139
E-mail: twright@francis.edu
Office Location: Sullivan Hall 106

Education

  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Physician Assistant Program, 2002
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, Physician Assistant Program, Saint Francis University, 1997
  • Bachelor of Science, RN to BSN Program, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, 1992
  • Diploma RN, Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital, School of Nursing, 1984

Biography

Mrs. Tracy Wright has been a member of the department faculty since 2000. Mrs. Wright is an Assistant Professor/Clinical Coordinator for the Department. She is a certified physician assistant who has been practicing clinically in correctional medicine one half-day a week since 2006. She is on the Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants and serves as a member to the House of Delegates for the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Papers, Presentations, Publications
  • Physician Assistant Education Association Annual Education Forum Presentation: Clinical Year Quizzes to Enhance Test Taking Skills, October 17, 2013
  • Saint Francis University, Poster Presentation: PA Students’ Attitudes on Patient/Procedure Logging, March 21, 2013
  • Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants Student Leadership Forum Presentation: Profiles in Student Leadership, October 20, 2012
  • Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants Annual CME Conference, Poster Presentation: PA Students’ Attitudes on Patient/Procedure Logging, October 18-19, 2012
  • Glavaz, G., Parrish, T., Byous, R., Chambers, D., Gerdom, L., Leffert, J., Wright, T., The Use of Videoconferencing for Clinical Site Evaluations, The Journal of Physician Assistant Education, 2012, Volume 23 Number 2, July 2012
  • Physician Assistant Education Association Annual Education Forum Presentation: PA Students’ Attitudes Toward Patient/Procedure Logging, October 23, 2010
  • SFU Day of Reflection Presentation: Healthcare: Is it a Right or a Privilege?, October 6, 2009
  • Healthcare Ethics and the Franciscan Tradition conference, Panel Discussion Participant: Dialogue on Franciscan Healthcare and the Common Good, March 28, 2009
  • SFU CES Presentation: Great American Smoke out, November 18, 2008
  • SFU Day of Reflection Presentation: The USA Healthcare Debate, October 2, 2007
  • “Advanced Applications – Medical: Medical Simulations and Internet 2 – Combining Technology to Improve Medical Education” by Robert E. Griffin, Richard R. Kyle, Tracy A. Wright, Dawna R. Knee, Gregory D. Palmer, and Jennifer MacDougall. Presented at Internet2 Member Meeting, Fall 2003.

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