Jennifer Hawkins MS, PA-C

Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant Studies program

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Northeastern University, MA, 2004
Bachelor’s in Human Biology, Grand Canyon University, AZ, 2001

National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants
Certified Surgical First Assistant (NIFA)

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecological and Obstetrical Surgical First Assistant,
Family Medicine

Academic and Research Interests:
High Risk Obstetrics, Adolescent Gynecology, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome,
Infertility, Human Papilloma Virus and Cervical Cancer Prevention, STD prevention.

Biograpical Summary:
Jennifer Hawkins is a New York native. She has lived in Southern New Jersey for the past twelve years. Jennifer has been a Certified Physician Assistant for over 11 years and has consistently worked in the fields of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Family Medicine. Prior to joining Philadelphia University as a full time assistant professor, Jennifer worked closely with the Philadelphia University Physician Assistant program. Jennifer has helped organize and place many of Philadelphia University’s Physician Assistant students in clinical rotations within her corporations Medical Practices as well as precepted many Physician Assistant students, which she has enjoyed immensely.

When not working, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband Dan, her Daughter Amanda and her son Dylan. She enjoys writing poetry, photography, listening to music, dancing, time with friends and planning large family events such as family reunions.

Jennifer has also spent her personal time volunteering and donating supplies for a local charity associated with her clinical practice to help homeless and less fortunate pregnant women who require assistance.


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