Mrs. Irving is a 2008 alum of the UK Physician Assistant Studies Program and joined faculty in 2016 as an assistant professor and is part of the clinical year team. In addition, she serves as site director for the Morehead campus and chairs the admissions committee. She is board certified through NCCPA and licensed by the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure. She has continually practiced in Eastern Kentucky with experience in Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Family Medicine, Palliative Care, and Internal Medicine. Primary interests involve providing care for geriatric patients in rural areas and improving the health and well-being of Eastern Kentuckians by preparing the next generation of physician assistants.