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Staff

Craig Coopersmith, MD
Interim Program Medical Director
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Heather Meissen, ACNP
Program Co-Director
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Aimee Abide, PA
Program Co-Director
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Dates and Deadlines

Deadlines

  • The application cycle is currently closed.  We will accept applications for the October 2020 cohort in January 2020.
  • The application deadline will be March 1, 2020. Interviews will take place in April.

Acceptance and Program Start Dates

  • Notification of your acceptance will be received within 2 weeks of your interview
  • Program start dates are October 1, 2020 and April 1, 2021.

 

Accreditation

Program is accredited as a practice Transition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.

Emory Critical Care Centers NP/PA Post Graduate Residency Program at Emory Healthcare is accredited with distinction as a Practice Transition Program by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation in Practice Transition Programs.

Our Program

Mission Statement

Our mission is to prepare certified Physician Assistants and Acute Care Nurse Practitioners to practice the specialty of critical care medicine as members of a multi-professional team.

Vision Statement

Our vision is to provide an educational pathway for certified Physician Assistants and Acute Care Nurse Practitioners which imparts a strong didactic background as well as an intense, practical clinical experience and establishes high levels of proficiency and critical thinking skills in the practice of multidisciplinary critical care medicine.