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Elizabeth Salzer

Clinical Associate Professor

College of Health Professions

Physician Assistant Studies NY

Location
  • @New York City

Biography


Professor Salzer is an experienced physician assistant who has practiced obstetrics and gynecology for over 25 years. She has also contributed to PA education for over 20 years. Professor Salzer has served as Program Director and Assistant Dean at Long Island University. Professor Salzer continues to lecture on obstetrics and gynecology at PA programs throughout the metropolitan area, and has lectured at state, national and international meetings.

Education


Doctor of Medical Science (DMSc) , University of Lynchburg , Lynchburg, VA
In progress-expected 2020

Certificate , Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center , Bronx, NY , 1993
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology for Physician Assistants

BS , Long Island University , Brooklyn, NY , 1992
Physician Assistant Studies

MA , Columbia University and the Union Theological Seminary , New York, NY , 1987
Religion

BA , Smith College , Northampton, MA , 1982
Religion and Biblical Literature

Awards and Honors

  • New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault, 2009 - Nominee, Lydia Martinez Collaboration Award for Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners
  • Alpha Eta Allied Health Honor Society, July 1, 2009 - Member
  • Pi Alpha National Honor Society for Physician Assistants, June 2, 2008 - Member
  • Long Island University Division of Physician Assistant Studies, July 2, 2006 - Nominee, Frank Cartica Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Montefiore Medical Center, October 15, 1998 - Nominee, Medical Director's Award
  • Long Island University, September 25, 1992 - Latin Honors-Summa cum laude
  • Long Island University Division of Physician Assistant Studies, August 7, 1992 - Program Director's Award (for highest GPA)
  • Long Island University Division of Physician Assistant Studies, August 7, 1992 - Stanley S. Bergen, Jr., M.D. Award for Excellence in Clinical Work

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATES

  • National Certification Corporation, April 17 - Added Certification of Qualification in Fetal Monitoring
  • New York State, July 15 - Physician assistant license
  • January 15 - National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • New York State, September 1 - Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner license
  • United States Department of Justice, February 28 - Drug Enforcement Agency Registration
  • American Heart Association, March 15 - Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider
  • American Heart Association, January 1 - Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider

Publications


Philpott, S., Burger, H., Brunner, C., Weiser, B., Anastos, K., Salzer, E. A., Robison, E., Sacks, H., Mathur-Wagh, U., Ramirez Kitchen, C. & Meyer, W. A. (2002, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 7). Dynamics of suppression of CXCR4 specific HIV-1 strains by antiviral therapy..

Massad, L. S., Schneider, M., Watts, H., Darragh, T., Abulafia, O., Salzer, E. A., Muderspach, L. I., Sidawy, M. & Melnick, S. (2001, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). Correlating Papanicolaou Smear, Colposcopic Impression, and Biopsy: Results from the Women's Interagency HIV Study.. Journal of lower genital tract disease. Vol 5 (Issue 4) , pages 212-8.

Massad, L. S., Schneider, M., Watts, H., Darragh, T., Abulafia, O., Salzer, E. A., Muderspach, L. I., Sidawy, M. & Melnick, S. (2001, October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1). Correlating Papanicolaou Smear, Colposcopic Impression, and Biopsy: Results from the Women's Interagency HIV Study.. Journal of lower genital tract disease. Vol 5 (Issue 4) , pages 212-8.

French, A. L., Cohen, M. H., Weiser, B., Semba, R. D., Burger, H., Meyer, W., Robison, E., Salzer, E. A. & Anastos, K. (2001, February 4). Lack of correlation between serum retinol and genital viral burden in HIV-infected women..

Salzer, E. A. (1997). Pelvic inflammatory disease: recertification update.. Physician assistant. Vol 1997 , pages 36-48.

PRESENTATIONS


Salzer, E. A. (2019, May 17). White Coat Ceremony. Keynote Address. New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2019, March 25). 32nd Charter Oak Conference. Diabetes mellitus in pregnancy. Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants, Mystic, CT

Salzer, E. A. (2018, October 4). New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference. Back to Basics: Gynecology. New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Albany, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2018, October 4). New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference. Back to Basics: Obstetrics. New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Albany, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2018, August 2). West and South West Wales British Medical Association Division Meeting. The physician assistant profession. West and South West Wales British Medical Association, Withybush General Hospital, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Salzer, E. A. (2018, April). 31st Annual Charter Oak Conference. Gynecologic challenges in the female geriatric patient. Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants, Mystic, CT

Salzer, E. A. (2017). 30th Charter Oak Conference. Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: what's new. Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants, Mystic, CT

Salzer, E. A. (2014). Alpha Eta Allied Health Honor Society Induction Ceremony. Alpha Eta chapter of Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2014). NYSSPA Fall CME Conference. Chronic pelvic pain. New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Tarrytown, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2013). Division of Physician Assistant Studies Annual Awards Ceremony. Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2010). Pre-Health Professions Majors Luncheon Seminar. The physician assistant profession. Smith College , Northampton, MA

Salzer, E. A. (2006, March). Discovery Day. A 49 year old female with metastatic colorectal adenocarcinoma involving the uterine cervix.. Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2005). NYSSPA Mid-year CME Conference. Complications of the antepartum course. New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Melville, NY

Salzer, E. A. & Shulman, J. F. (2005). Pre-health Professions Majors Luncheon Seminar. Partners in medicine: the physician-physician assistant relationship. Smith College, Northampton, MA

Salzer, E. A. (2003). Graduate Program in Physician Assistant Studies Commencement Ceremony. Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2003). Physician Assistant Program Commencement. Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY

Salzer, E. A. (2001). Division of Physician Assistant Studies Awards Ceremony. Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

Salzer, E. A. (1996). 24th Annual Conference of AAPA. Management of the abnormal Papanicolaou Smear and Management of pelvic inflammatory disease. American Academy of Physician Assistants, New York, NY

Salzer, E. A. (1994). Grand Rounds . The birth of Jesus of Nazareth and obstetric practices in the Ancient Near East. Montefiore Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bronx, NY

Salzer, E. A. (1993). CME Update. Differential diagnosis of abdominal pain. New York State Midwifery, New York, NY

Salzer, E. A. (1993). Grand Rounds. The anatomy and physiology of crucifixion and the death of Jesus of Nazareth. Montefiore Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bronx, NY

Salzer, E. A. (1993). NYSSPA Mid-year CME Update. Topics in high risk obstetrics. New York State Society of Physician Assistants, New York, NY

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology [Member] , August 01 , 2018
  • North American Menopause Society [Member] , August 01 , 2018
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists , July 15 , 1995
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants , January 5 , 1993
  • New York State Society of Physician Assistants , January 13 , 2006
  • Association of Physician Assistants in Obstetrics and Gynecology [CME Committee Member] , January 7 , 1996

COLLEGE SERVICE

  • CSIS-CHP Collaboration-Master's in Health Informatics [Committee Member]
    Desc: Participated in creation of this proposed dual graduate degree program.
    Committee's Key Accomplishments: Still in progress
  • College of Health Professions Interprofessional Education Committee [Committee Member]
  • College of Health Professions Faculty Council [Attendee, Meeting]

UNIVERSITY SERVICE

  • Faculty Council [Attendee, Meeting]
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