Sonia Rupani

Sonia Rupani

Assistant Professor

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Julian Hall 120

Phone: (605) 658-5925

Email: Sonia.Rupani@usd.edu

Bio:

Ms. Rupani has practiced as a Physician Assistant in the primary care since 2010. Ms. Rupani is attaining her Doctors in Medical Science-Primary care.


Teaching Interests:

Primary Care- Clinical medicine


Research Interests:

The impact of patient education on patient outcome.


Education:

  • DMS, Currently enrolled, Primary Care, Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2019
  • MS, Advanced Physician Assistant Studies , A.T. Still University, 2016
  • Physician Assistant, John H. Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County/ Malcolm X Physician Assistant Program, 2010
  • BS, Organic Chemistry, University of Mumbai, 1996

Licensures and Certifications:

  • Fundamental Critical Care Support Certificate, Society of Critical Care Medicicine
  • Adult/Child/Infant CPR & AED certification for Healthcare (BLS) + First Aid, ProCPR
  • Licensed Physician Assistant in South Dakota , SDBMOE
  • Physician Assistant Certification, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Physician Assistant Licensed, Texas Medical Board

Awards and Honors:

  • Clinician of the month, Contemporary clinic-Pharmacy times, 2016
  • Nominated as the Clinician of the year, RiteAid Rediclinic, 2016
  • Valedictorian of Class 2010, John H. Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County/ Malcolm X Physician Assistant Program., 2010
  • Deans Award, John H. Stroger, Jr Hospital of Cook County/ Malcolm X Physician Assistant Program., 2010
  • Presidential Scholar Award, Harry S. Truman, 2009
  • Merit Scholarship Awards, His Highness AgaKhan Education Board, 1991

Presentations:

  • Rupani, Sonia. Red Flags -Acute Pharyngitis. Presented at the Convenient Care Clinic Continuing Education Conference, Orlando, Florida. 07/2017.. (July 2017)