Dana Cafaro

Dana Cafaro, MC, PA-C
Associate Program Director
Physician Assistant Program - NJ Campus
Email: cafarod@philau.edu

Dana earned a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Health Services with a minor in Psychology from Saint Joseph’s University in 1999.  She received her master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Philadelphia University in 2002.  Since completing PA school, Dana’s clinical experience has been in Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care Medicine.  She served as the lead physician assistant for 4 years while full time at Lankenau Medical Center.  Dana joined Philadelphia University as adjunct faculty in 2005 and became full time faculty in 2015 currently serving as the associate program director for the NJ campus.  She teaches in the Medical History Taking and Physical Diagnosis, Clinical Reasoning, Emergency Medicine, Advanced Physical Assessment and Clinical Disciplines Overview courses.