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Shami, Sarah

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor, Clinical Coordinator
Health Professions

Office Location: SC-112F

Office Hours  
Tuesdays  10am-12pm (open door policy based on availability) 


Degree Institution Field Dates
  University of Lynchburg  Doctor of Medical Science - PA Education  2020 
MS  Pace University  Physician Assistant Studies  2015 
BS  York College  Physician Assistant Studies  2014 
Sarah Shami is the Clinical Coordinator, as well as an Assistant Professor in the Physician Assistant Program. She is a certified and New York State licensed Physician Assistant, and completed her Doctor of Medical Science degree, specifically in PA education, June 2020. She graduated with honors from Physician Assistant program at York College. She is a York Scholar and a recipient of the Academic Excellence honors award. After completing her clinical rotations, she found a passion for Obstetrics and Gynecology. Professionally, Sarah is a member of American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG), American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP), New York State Society of Physician Assistants (NYSSPA) and American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).

Areas of Expertise

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Women's Health

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Sarah Shami. "An Approach to Managing Early Pregnancy Loss: An Emotional Burden." Lynchburg Journal of Medical Science. 2 June 2020: .


PSC-CUNY Traditional B Grant 51-136, Common Needs Assessment: Human Papillomavirus Initiative Among College Students in an Urban Setting. 12/2/2019: Not funded.

PSC-CUNY Traditional A Grant 52-29, Evaluation of Webside to Bedside. 12/2/2020: Not funded.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

PAEA Conference: October 2020.

NYSSPA Conference: October 2020.

CUNY SPS Online Teaching Essentials: June 2020.

Big Apple Health - Black History Month Awards Reception & Networking - Represented York College PA Program: February 2020.

NYSSPA - Team Faculty Captain & Coach - Jeopardy - 2nd Place for NYS PA Programs: October 2019.

Social Networking & Outreach for York PA & York College - Creator and Managing Instagram Yorkpa_alumni: October 2019 - Ongoing.

PSC-CUNY 51 Proposal Workshop: October 2019.

Professor 101 - York College - Faculty Development Program: September 2019 - Currently Ongoing.

Master Clinicians - Urgent Care Summit: August 2019.

Organized MAT (NYCDOH) - Buprenorphine Training at York College for the Opioid Crisis, for MDs/PAs/NPs in the surrounding community: May 2019.

BioTE HRT Conference: January 2016.

Comprehensive Colposcopy Course (ASCCP): January 2016.

Merck Nexplanon Implant Training: January 2015.