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Jonathan Weber, MA, PA-C

Assistant Professor in the Physician Associate Program, Department of Medicine; Associate Director of Didactic Education, Physician Associate Program; Course Director, Behavioral Health & Preventive Medicine, Physician Associate Program

Contact Information

Jonathan Weber, MA, PA-C

Mailing Address

  • Internal Medicine

    PO Box 208083, 100 Church Street South, Suite A250

    New Haven, Connecticut, 06520-8083

    United States

Appointments

Biography

Jonathan has practiced internal medicine in the Yale New Haven Health and Yale University health systems for the last 20 years. He currently practices at the Yale Diabetes Center at Yale Medicine, the clinical practice of the Yale School of Medicine. He works primarily with patients on diabetes management with a special focus on diabetes technologies. Previously, he has practiced as a hospitalist, primary care, urgent care and athletic medicine clinician. Throughout his medical career, Jonathan has remained active in Physician Associate education, program administration and leadership. Other academic interests and expertise include Health Care Policy, Medical Bioethics & Ethically Vulnerable Populations, Palliative & End of Life Care, Refugee Health and the International Development of the PA profession. He has remained committed to advocacy and professional service. As past Chair of Legislative Affairs for the CT Academy of PAs, he was responsible for leading major health care reform efforts resulting in modernization of the PA Practice Act and improved patient care for CT residents. He is the recipient of several awards for his clinical service, teaching and professional service.

  • Coordinate, develop & deliver academic curriculum
  • Maintain accreditation standards for academic curriculum
  • Course director in behavioral health & preventive medicine.
  • Teach history & physical exam and lecture in biomedical ethics topics
  • Academic advising & mentoring of medical graduate students
  • Oversight of graduate medical student academic assessment & progress
  • Program Admissions, Curriculum & Self-Assessment committees
  • Clinical practice at the Yale Diabetes Center at Yale Medicine, the clinical practice of the Yale School of Medicine.

Education & Training

  • PA-C
    Yale University School of Medicine, Physician Associate (1998)
  • MA
    Michigan State University, Education (1991)
  • BA
    Saint Olaf College, Biology (1985)
  • Board Certification
    National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistant - Medical (1998)

Activities

  • PA Transitions: Bedside to Academia
    Groton, United States 2020
  • PA Transitions: Bedside to Academia - View of the Landscape & Potential Pathways
    Nashville, United States 2020
  • Clinical Decision-Making in the Face of Ethical Dilemmas
    Nashville, United States 2020

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
“Inspiring Yale” HonoreeYale University Graduate & Professional Student Senate (GPSS)2020
Annual Professional Service AwardCT Academy of Physician Assistants2017
Class of 2018 White Coat Ceremony Keynote SpeakerYale Physician Associate Program2016
Annual President's AwardCT Academy of Physician Assistants2012
Class of 2011 Jack Cole Society AwardYale Physician Associate Program2011
Annual Leadership AwardCT Academy of Physician Assistants2010, 2015
Fellowship Award for Clinical Pastoral EducationDr. Margaret Colliton2006
Clinical Service Excellence AwardYale New Haven Hospital Chief of Staff2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
Annual Clinical Service Excellence AwardYale-New Haven Hospital2005, 2006, 2007
Class of 2001 Jack Cole Society Clinical Rotation Site of the Year AwardYale Physician Associate Program2001

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Ethics Advisory Workgroup, Yale New Haven Health SystemMulti-disciplinary workgroup formed in response to the SARS2-COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 charged to create the YNHHS Resuscitation & Triage Protocols for Limited Life Supporting Resources.2020
Diversity Committee, Yale University School of MedicineMember2020 - Present
Educational Policy and Curriculum Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2019 - Present
Admissions Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2019 - Present
Bioethics Committee, Yale New Haven Health SystemMember, Bioethics Committee, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT2019 - Present
Thesis Evaluation Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2019 - Present
Self-Assessment Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2019 - Present
American Academy of Physician Assistants, Commission on Continuing Professional Development and EducationThe Commission assists the AAPA Board of Directors on educational content planning, health systems leadership development, conflict of interest policies related to CME, certification changes and member engagement.2019 - Present
Physician Assistant Education AssociationThe only national organization representing physician assistant educational programs in the United States. Currently, all of the accredited programs in the country are members of the Association.2019 - Present
Association for Prevention Teaching and ResearchAssociation of medical and health professions faculty and their institutions advancing prevention and population health education, training, and research.2019 - Present
American Diabetes AssociationThe ADA is a US-based nonprofit that seeks to educate the public about diabetes and to help those affected by it by funding research to manage, cure and prevent diabetes.2019 - Present
Yale Camerata, Yale University Institute of Sacred MusicYale Camerata, Yale University Institute of Sacred Music, New Haven, CT2018 - Present
Advance Directives Committee, Yale University Health CenterMember2017 - 2018
MOLST Advisory Council, CT Department of Public HealthAppointed by DPH Commissioner to advise on & oversee statewide implementation of Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment program2017 - Present
Code Blue Emergency Response Team, Yale University Health CenterMember2016 - 2018
Chronic Opioid Therapy Committee, Yale University Health CenterMember2015 - 2018
The Church of the Redeemer, New Haven, CTModerator2012 - 2015
Patient Centered Medical Home Committee, Yale University Health CenterMember2010 - 2018
Medical Staff/Skilled Nursing Facility Committee, Yale University Health CenterMember2010 - 2018
Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee, Yale University Health CenterMember2010 - 2018
Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants, Government Affairs CommitteeChair2009 - 2018
Personnel Committee, The Church of the Redeemer, New Haven, CTChair2009 - 2012
Physician Assistant Education Association, Webinar Sub-committee, Faculty Development InstituteMember2009 - 2010
International Academy of Physician Associate EducatorsMember2008 - 2011
Emergency Preparedness Committee, The Church of the Redeemer, New Haven, CTChair2008 - 2009
Admissions Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2007 - 2010
Thesis Evaluation Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2007 - 2010
Self-Assessment Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2007 - 2010
Physician Assistant Educators AssociationFellow2007 - 2010
Educational Policy and Curriculum Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2005 - 2010
Clinician Advisory for Sunrise Clinical Manager, Yale New Haven Health SystemMember2005 - 2008
Accreditation Self-Study Report, Physician Associate ProgramAuthor2004
Program Assessment Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2003 - Present
Self-Assessment Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2003 - 2005
Accreditation Review Committee, Physician Associate ProgramChair2001 - 2004
Admissions Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember2001 - 2005
Academic Progress Committee, Physician Associate ProgramMember1999 - Present
Physician Assistant Foundation, Connecticut Academy of PAsMember1999 - 2008
American Academy of Physician AssistantsFellow1998 - Present
Connecticut Academy of Physician AssistantsProfessional organization of CT PAs dedicated to service of the CT public and to the medical profession and advancement of the PA profession in CT through continuing medical education programs and local, state and national advocacy efforts.1996 - Present

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