Melissa Chaplik MMS, PA-C

Melissa Chaplik MMS, PA-C

Principal Faculty

Professional Interests

  • Preventative Care
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Inter-professional Education
  • Medical Ethics
  • Clinical Genomics

Primary Professional Service/Affiliations

  • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants (ConnAPA)
  • Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM)


  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

Degrees and Certifications

    • Masters of Medical Science, Physician Assistant, 2006, Wake Forest University School of Medicine PA Program Winston Salem, NC
    • B.S. in Biological Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC


    • National Board Certified Physician Assistant
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Teaching Responsibilities

    • PA 501 & 502 Medical Science I/II: Clinical Genetics
    • PA 504 & 505 Principles of Medicine I/II: Pulmonology, Neurology, Endocrinology
    • PA 510 & 511 Patient Assessment & Clinical Reasoning I/II
    • PA 512 & 513 Diagnostic Medicine I/II: Lab Medicine
    • PA 518 Clinical Integration
    • PA 602 Obstetrics and Gynecology

Research Interests and Grants

    • Incorporating technology into PA education
    • Global healthcare systems

Publications and Presentations

Melissa Chaplik

Contact Information

Office Location & Hours

  • Location:
    Physician Assistant Studies
    Stamford Hosp. Tandet
    College of Health Professions
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