Kate Kunstel

Kate Kunstel

Clinical Associate Professor
College of Health Professions
Physician Assistant Studies NY

Kate Kunstel



Awards and Honors

  • Pace University, 2017, Kenan Award for teaching Excellence Nominee
  • 2016, Kenan Award for Teaching Excellence Nominee
  • 2009, Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology Scholarship
  • the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2005, The Helen Brown Award for excellence in providing Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2005, World Class Service Award
  • 2000, Ohio Outstanding Dietetics Student
  • 1999, Ohio Nutrition Council Scholarship
  • 1998, Ohio Nutrition Council Scholarship


, Partners Clinical Process Improvement Leadership Program (CPIP), Boston, MA, 2013
Improving the Appropriate Use of Antibiotics in Inpatients with Febrile Neutropenia

MS, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2009
Physician Associate Program

BS, Ohio University, Athens, OH, 2000

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Malignant and benign hematology, physician assistant education

Courses Taught

Past Courses

PAS 510: Psychosocial Medicine
PAS 547: Medical Pharmacology I
PAS 601: Clinical Medicine I
PAS 602: Clinical Medicine II
PAS 603: Clinical Medicine III
PAS 604: Lab Med & Dgnstc Methods I
PAS 605: Lab Med & Dgnstc Mthds II
PAS 606: Hlth Histry & Physcl Dgnsis II
PAS 607: Hlth Hstry & Physcl Dgnsis III
PAS 609: Surgical & Technical Skills I
PAS 610: Surgical & Technical Skills II
PAS 620: Research Methods/Mstr Project
PAS 799: Clinical Year Capstone

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants [member]
  • The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society [member]
  • Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology [conference planning committee member, member, student engagement]