Daniel Pavlik


Assistant Professor
Academic Coordinator


Daniel L. Pavlik, MSPAS, PA-C, is an Assistant Professor and Academic Coordinator in the Physician Assistant Program of the Department of Medical Science and Community Health, where he teaches graduate courses in physical diagnosis, medicine, and diagnostic skills.  He is a student advisor, faculty advisor for the Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a member of the Professionalism Review Committee.

Professor Pavlik earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Psychology at La Salle University in Philadelphia in 2001.  He earned a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Arcadia University in 2004.  Since then, he has practiced in various fields including Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Occupational Medicine, Neonatology, and Hospitalist Medicine with a primary focus of practice in Emergency Medicine.  He is a clinical preceptor for both physician assistant and medical students and continues to practice in the emergency department at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden, NJ.  In addition, he has also worked as a research specialist at the University of Pennsylvania.

In 2011, he joined the Arcadia University Department of Medical Science and Community Health as an adjunct professor teaching physical diagnosis and clinical medicine.  He joined the faculty full-time in January 2013.  He has been published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine and the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine.  He is a fellow member of the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants, the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.