- physician assistant program: Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Duquesne University
- board certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Kirsten Hillsley, MPAS, PA-C is a physician assistant in the emergency department at Dayton Children's Hospital.
emergency medicine is unique in the fact that each day we see a little bit of everything. This gives me the opportunity as a provider to maintain a large skill set and knowledge base. Additionally, it allows me to interact with many different patients, families, and other Dayton Children's Hospital staff on a daily basis.
of their resilience throughout difficult situations. Seeing them smile after walking out of the hospital makes my day and is why I am passionate about pediatric emergency medicine.
they know how to make us as providers feel like a priority so that we can then make each and every patient a priority.
of all the caring staff and incredible resources that are offered to each patient.