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Ms. Elizabeth Barnes

Director of Didactic Education / Assistant Professor
NKY Campus, Room 310


Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of the Cumberlands, 2014
Bachelor of Arts, General Studies, Eastern Kentucky University, 2012


In addition to her role at UC, Elizabeth Barnes, MPAS, PA-C  holds certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed to practice medicine in Kentucky and Ohio. Additionally, she is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Ohio Academy of Physician Assistants, and Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants. She has spent most of her career practicing clinically in pain management but has also worked clinically in prison medicine. She is originally from Barbourville, KY and lives currently in Fairfield, OH with her husband and daughter.

FACULTY EXPERTISE: PA profession, Physician Assistant, Pain Management