Denise Rizzolo

Denise Rizzolo, PhD, PA-C

Assistant Clinical Professor
Completion Program
163 William Street, 5th floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone: 212-618-6050
Office Hours: Please schedule via email 



PhD, Health Science, Seton Hall University
MS, Physician Assistant, University of Medicine and Dentistry/Seton Hall University
BS, Exercise Physiology, Rutgers University

Courses Taught:

Online Completion Program

Research, Scholarship, Creative Works:

Research interests are in determining effective stress management techniques. Dissertation work was on The Effects of Yoga, Humor and Reading on Stress. Presenter at the Physician Assistant Education Association Conference.

Representative Publications:

Rizzolo D., Ricci N. Laceration repair: Avoid infection, optimize healing, minimize scarring. JAAPA, September 01, 2011

Saidac D, Rizzolo D. Underarm rash worsens with OTC treatment. JAAPA, 2009;22(10):17.

Sedrak M, Rizzolo D.  Understanding the link between HPV and oropharyngeal cancers.  JAAPA,2009;22(10):42-46.

Rizzolo D, Sedrak M. Oral Pathology: Overview of Diagnosis and Treatment. Clinician Reviews, 2009;19(6):26-30.   

Teaching Innovations:

Interactive case based teaching

Service Contributions:

Awards Committee Member for the AAPA