Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
MPAS, PA-C Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2002; BS Pre-Physician
Assistant Studies, Oregon State University, 1999.
Mrs. Akerman is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. She graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School’s Master of Physician Assistant program in 2002 and has served on the CHA/PA Program faculty since 2016. She is the Block Director for the Hematology/Infectious Disease/Immunology/Malignancy and the Dermatology/Ear, Nose and Throat blocks. She is the CHA/PA Academic Coordinator and the faculty advisor for the Global Health track. Her research and scholarship interests are interprofessional education, professionalism and advocacy. She serves as an Assistant Director for the Anschutz Medical Campus' Center for Interprofessional Education.