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Courtney Fankhanel, MMSc, PA-C

Assistant Professor in the Physician Associate Program, Department of Medicine; Associate Director of Clinical Education, Physician Associate Program

Contact Information

Courtney Fankhanel, MMSc, PA-C

Office Location

Mailing Addresses

  • P.O. Box 208083

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8083

    United States

  • For FedEx and UPS

    100 Church Street South, Ste A250

    New Haven, CT, 06519

    United States

Appointments

Biography

  • Develop and assess the clinical curriculum
  • Maintain accreditation standards for clinical curriculum
  • Lecture in and teach surgery, transitional skills, cardiology didactics, EKG course
  • Academic advisement of students

Education & Training

  • MMSc
    Yale University School of Medicine, Physician Associate Program (2008)
  • BS
    University of Scranton, Biology (2006)
  • Medical Education Fellowship
    Yale School of Medicine

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Physician Assistant ClinicsGuest Editor to Surgical Edition2019 - 2020
Yale Physician Associate Program, Admissions CommitteeMember2016 - Present
Yale Physician Associate Program, Program Assessment Committee (PAC)Member2016 - Present
Yale Physician Associate Program, Education Policy and Curriculum Committee (EPCC)Member2016 - Present
Yale Physician Associate Program, Inter-professional Longitudinal Clinical ExperienceLead2016 - Present
Yale School of Medicine, Interprofessional Palliative Care WorkshopPlanning Committee2016 - Present
Yale School of Medicine, Surgery Clerkship WorkgroupMember2016 - Present
Connecticut Physician Assistant FoundationThe CT PAF is a philanthropic foundation that raises money to provide PA student Scholarships to PA students from CT or in a CT PA program. As a board member I participated in organizing fundraisers throughout the state that involve PA Students, PA Faculty, and professional PA. This March of 2019 we organized and ran a fundraiser at the annual ConnAPA CME event and raised over $5,000 in that single event.2016 - Present
Physician Assistant Education AssociationMember2016 - Present
Yale School of Medicine, Heart & Vascular Center Quality and Safety CommitteeMember2011 - 2016
Yale New Haven Health, Heart & Vascular Center PA/NP Education CommitteeDirector2009 - 2016
Yale New Haven Health, HVC Category 1 Educational Lecture SeriesDirector2009 - 2016
Connecticut Academy of Physician AssistantsMember2009 - Present
American Academy of Physician AssistantsMember2009 - Present
Connecticut Academy of Physician AssistantsConnAPA Student Representative2006 - 2008

Departments & Organizations