School of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Studies

Melissa Alexander

Melissa Alexander
Assistant Professor
Physician Assistant Program, School of Health Sciences
UJ Julian Hall Offices 101B
Phone: 605-677-6274
Mrs. Alexander has been a Physician Assistant since 2007. Her experience includes hospital-based healthcare, Cardiology, Interventional Radiology, Urology and Primary Care.
Teaching Interests:
Interprofessional Education, Simulation, Clinical Medical Education, Case-Based Learning, Team-Based Learning, Physical Exam Technique, and Procedural Skills.
Research Interests:
Interprofessional Education and Simulation, Simulation Learning, Characteristic of Successful Physician Assistants, Clinical Medical Education
  • MS, Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, University of South Dakota, 2007
  • BS, Biology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 2005