Faculty

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:

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
dafahr1@uky.edu

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


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

Interim Division Chief for Pulmonary, & Critical Care
Eric S. Bensadoun, MD, FRCPC, MPH, Professor of Medicine
 
Critical Care Residency Clinical Site Coordinator
Manpreet K. Datta, PA-C, MPAS
 
Division Chief, Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine
Kevin W. Hatton, MD, FCCM, Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery