Kathy Ervie, M.P.A.S., P.A.-C
Assistant Teaching Professor, Physician Assistant Program Director
Department(s) of Graduate Health Professions in Medicine
UMKC School of Medicine
Education and Background
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Meet Kathy Ervie
Kathy joined the UMKC School of Medicine as the MMSPA Founding Program Director in 2012. She graduated from Butler University’s PA Program in 1998 and later received her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska. Before joining UMKC, Kathy practiced full-time in the area of orthopedic surgery, and continues her clinical work one day a week serving the Kansas City area. In addition to her program administrative and teaching duties, Kathy serves on the School of Medicine Diversity and Performance-Based Assessment committees as was selected as a University of Missouri System Leadership Development Program participant. Kathy is an active member of the AAPA and MAPA and served as a past president of the Missouri Academy of Physician Assistants.