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David Brissette PA-C, MMSc

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

Contact Information

David Brissette, PA-C, MMSc

Patient Care Location

Office Location

  • 100 Church Street South
    100 Church Street South, Ste A 250
    New Haven, CT, 06519

Mailing Addresses

  • P.O. Box 208083

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8083

    United States

  • For FedEx and UPS, 100 Church Street South

    New Haven, CT, 06519

    United States

David Brissette
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  • Assist the Program Director in the management aspects of the Physician Associate Program
  • Maintain ARC-PA accreditation standards for the program
  • Assist the didactic and clinical faculty with curriculum and exam development
  • Chair of the Admissions, Progress and Curriculum Committees
  • Lecturer in history taking and clinical practicum courses
  • Small group facilitator for history taking, physical examination, communicating difficult news and shared decision making workshops for PA and medical students
  • Core faculty member for the Interprofessional Longitudinal Clinical Experience (ILCE) integrating pre-clinical training for first-year PA, medical and advanced practice nursing students.
  • Academic advisor for PA students
  • Clinical practice with the Hospitalist Service at Yale New Haven Hospital

Education & Training

  • MMSc
    Emory University, Physician Assistant (1994)
  • BS
    Tulane University, Biology (1992)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Inspiring Yale 2016Yale GPSS2016
Physician Assistants as Medicine Hospitalist: The Yale New Haven Hospital Experience.PAEA Research Institute Grant2006

Professional Service

Yale University Physician Associate ProgramAdmissions Committee Chair2010 - Present
Yale University Physician Associate ProgramAdmissions Committee2007 - 2010
Connecticut PA Foundation2007 - 2016

Departments & Organizations