Residency Faculty

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

Chair of Department of Physician Assistant Studies
Virginia Valentin, DrPH, PA-C

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 Post Graduate Education
David Fahringer, MSPH, PA-C Emeritus
College of Health Sciences
Department of Physician Assistant Studies
CTW 205
900 S. Limestone Street
Lexington, KY 40536-0200
Office Phone: 859-218-0586

Administrative Assistant
Houston Thomas, B.A. Com., Th.

This residency program is supported by Baptist Healthcare-Louisville medical staff and administration under the leadership of:

Baptist Health Executive
Larry Gray, MHA, President of Baptist Health - Louisville
4000 Kresge Way
Louisville, KY 40207
PA Academic Cardiac Surgery Residency Clinical Director
Samuel Pollock, MD, director of Cardiac Surgery
Assistant Clinical Director
Elizabeth Kordik, PA-C