Amy E. Baker, MS, PA-C

Associate Program Director, Philadelphia Campus
Associate Professor, Physician Assistant Studies
Pre-Professional PA Program Coordinator

B.S. Health Sciences - Philadelphia University, 2002
M.S. Physician Assistant Studies - Philadelphia University, 2004
Post-M.S. Certificate in Midwifery - in process

National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
AWHONN Electronic Fetal Monitoring

Family Medicine, Women’s Health

Academic and Research Interests:
Women’s Health, Pediatrics, Patient Education, Breastfeeding support, Health Sciences advising

PA Courses Taught:
Pathophysiology, Clinical Medicine, Clinical Reasoning, Clinical Disciplines Overview (Women's Health and Pediatrics), Pediatrics Rotation, Master's Comprehensive Experience

Biographical Summary:
Amy Baker is the first graduate of the Thomas Jefferson University Physician Assistant Program to return to teach. After graduating in 2004, she worked full-time in a family practice setting for approximately two years. During her time in full time family practice she was an adjunct faculty member at Thomas Jefferson University in the Physical Diagnosis lab and was also a preceptor for Physician Assistant students from Thomas Jefferson University and medical students from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

Amy is currently an Associate Professor in the Thomas Jefferson University Physician Assistant Program. She is also the Pre-Professional PA coordinator, working to improve the education of the 5 Year BS/MS students. She continues to work clinically with Talamo Family Practice Group in Collegeville, PA. She, her husband, and their 2 cute kids recently moved to Lafayette Hill, after living in the East Falls section of Philadelphia for 7 years.  She is currently pursuing a post-master’s certificate in Midwifery.

Contact Information: 215-951-5654


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