PhD , MPAS, PA-C
Director of Primary Care Practicum I and II, Chair of Research and Technology
Distinguished Fellows of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Physician Assistant Department
Nina Multak, PhD, MPAS, PA-C is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Physician Assistant Department in the College of Nursing and Health Professions at Drexel University. She is a distinguished fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a certified physician assistant. She received her doctoral training from the Drexel University College of Computing and Informatics.
Dr. Multak has held previous faculty appointments at the University of Florida College of Medicine, NOVA Southeastern University, and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is a 1988 graduate of the Hahnemann University Physician Assistant Program. Dr. Nina Multak presents at national and international meetings on topics related to healthcare education. Additionally, she is the editor of Clinical Procedures for Healthcare Professionals and has authored chapters in Physician Assistant Review, 3rd and 4th ed., The Physician Assistant Medical Handbook, Primary Care for Physician Assistants, Health Information Technology for Patient Care Management, Review Manual for the Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) Exam, Human Simulation for Nursing and Health Professions and has presented and published journal articles on utilization of mannequin simulators and standardized patients in physician assistant training programs.
Research Interests:Research interests include implementation of electronic health records, simulation based medical education, inter professional education, educational technology.
Upsilon Pi Epsilon, International Honor Society for Computing and Information disciplines.
Pi Alpha, National Physician Assistant Honor Society.
STAR Teacher Drexel University, College of Nursing and Health Professions .
Professional Society:Nina Multak maintains professional affiliations with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants, Florida Academy of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistant Education Association, Society for Simulation in Healthcare, American Medical Informatics Association and American Society for Information Science and Technology. She serves on the journal review board and is a section editor in Technology and Education for the Journal of Physician Assistant Education. She also serves on the Assessment Council for the Physician Assistant Education Association and is a peer reviewer for International Meetings on Simulation in Healthcare.