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The PA Surgery Residency is housed in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies in the College of Health Sciences (CHS).  Post Graduate residency faculty from CHS includes:


Chief of UKPAS Transition to Practice and Advanced Training Programs

Sibu Saha, MD, MBA; Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering, Frank C. Spencer, MD Endowed Chair in Surgery

Program Director of Post Graduate Education & PAS Interim Department Chair         

David Fahringer, MSPH, PA-C Emeritus

900 S. Limestone  CTW 205

Lexington, KY 40536-0200

Office Phone: 859-218-0586



This residency program is supported by UK faculty in the College of Medicine under the leadership of:

Chief of Acute Care Surgery, Trauma Medical Director

Andrew Bernard, MD, FACS, Professor

PA Acute Care Surgery Residency Clinical Director

Jessica K. Reynolds, MD, FACS, Assistant Professor of Surgery

PA Acute Care Surgery Residency Clinical Site Coordinator

Doug Yozwiak MSPAS, PA-C