Assistant Clinical Professor
Physician Assistant Department
Bellet Building Room 829
Catherine Nowak, MS, PA-C is an assistant clinical professor in the Physician Assistant Program in the College of Nursing and Health Professions at Drexel University.
Ms. Nowak joined the PA Program faculty in August 2013. She previously worked at the Physician Assistant Program at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, NY where she served as the Clinical Coordinator for 4 years. Ms. Nowak then accepted the position of Associate Program Director in 2012 and was course director for Physical Diagnosis. Before attending the PA Program at Mercy College, Ms. Nowak worked as a registered nurse in emergency medicine for over 20 years. Ms. Nowak holds a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Sciences and a Bachelor of Nursing; both from Mercy College. She was awarded a dual BS/MS degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Mercy College in 2003. Ms. Nowak continues to work clinically as a nationally board certified physician assistant in emergency medicine.