Jared Pennington

Chair, Physician Assistant Program
Associate Professor
M.H.S., Drexel University

Jared R. Pennington

Jared PenningtonChair, Physician Assistant Program
Associate Professor

M.H.S., Drexel University
B.S., Drexel University

Contact:

jpenning@bw.edu

Jared Pennington, ABD, MHS, PA-C, is the founding director and chair of the physician assistant program. He is a graduate of the Hahnemann physician assistant program at Drexel University and has extensive experience as a practicing physician assistant in abdominal organ transplantation, emergency medicine and pediatrics. He has taught as an adjunct instructor at Drexel University and The University of Akron. He is a doctoral candidate in public health at Kent State University under a specialization in health policy and management with research interests in the patient-centered medical home, child Medicaid policy and health economics. He maintains his membership status with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Academy Health and the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA). Pennington is currently serving his first term on the Leadership Development and Recruitment Council for the PAEA.