Clinical Professor, Medical Director
Physician Assistant Department
1601 Cherry Street, Room 646
Ellen D. Feld, MD, FACP, Clinical Professor, is the Program’s Medical Director. She is the Director of the Clinical Medicine I course and the Ethical Issues in Physician Assistant Practice course. She also serves as a seminar leader for Clinical Assessment, Clinical Skills, and Ethics; as well an advisor for Graduate Projects I and II. Feld also lectures in the Principles of Medical Science course, the Pharmacology course and the Clinical Assessment course. She has been full-time faculty with the PA Program since 2005.
Feld has practiced clinically in general internal medicine. She has also worked as an Ethics Analyst at the American College of Physicians, where, among other activities, she developed courses for physicians on ethical issues.
Specialization:She specializes in Internal Medicine.
Feld has been published in the New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, the Journal of the American Medical Association, and the Annals of Internal Medicine, among others. She recently authored a chapter on endocrinology in the 4th edition of Physician Assistant Review published by Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
Professional Society:Feld was elected to Fellowship in the American College of Physicians in 2006. In 2008 she was elected to Pi Alpha, the national physician assistant honor society; and in 2013 she was elected to the Alpha Eta National Scholastic Honor Society for the allied health professions.