Brian A. Katz, M.S., PA-C, WCC, CPAAPA (CV)

STAFF and BOARD POSITIONS

Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants: Board of Directors House of Delegates 6/2014 – 6/2015
Clinical Preceptor in Surgery for Bay Path University Physician Assistant Program 6/2013
Holyoke Medical Center Training Faculty, Surgical Grand Rounds Coordinator 9/2012
Bay Path University Physician Assistant Advisory Board 8/2011-present
Holyoke Medical Center ACLS Instructor 2010-present

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

AmeriCorps, Capacity builder 5/2007-5/2008
Springfield College Physician Assistant Student Organization Junior Class Representative 9/2006-5/2007
Springfield College Physician Assistant Student Organization Member 9/2006-5/2008
Springfield College Humanics in Action Day annual participant 9/2005-5/2008

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants (AASPA) 2010-present
Member of MAPA (Massachusetts Academy of Physician Assistants) 2006-present American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) 2004-present
Epsilon Pi Tau Honor Society for leadership in science and technology 2004

LICENSURE and CERTIFICATIONS

Connecticut Controlled Substance Schedules II-V 7/2016 – current
State of Connecticut Licensed Physician Assistant 7/2016 – current
The National Alliance of Wound Care & Ostomy – Wound Care Certified 10/2014 – current
Massachusetts Controlled Substance Schedules II-VI, 7/2008 – current
DEA Controlled Substance Schedules II-V, 7/2008 – current
State of Massachusetts Licensed Physician Assistant 7/2008 – current
NCCPA Certification 6/2008 – current
State of Connecticut Licensed Paramedic 1/1997 – current
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, ACLS and PALS current

SCHOLARLY ACTIVITY / RESEARCH

Primary inventor, researcher and IP of new surgical device in collaboration with Bay Path University
and Western New England University 9/2015

EDUCATION

Springfield College, Springfield, MA,
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies GPA 3.59 5/2008
Research: Identifying Body Dysmorphic Disorder in Adolescent Females Seeking Cosmetic Surgery
Bachelor of Science in Health Science GPA 3.64 Cum Laude, Dean’s List 5/2007