Bonnie Dadig

Department Chair

Bonnie Dadig

Department Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physician Assistant

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Bio

I have been the Chair and Program Director of the Physician Assistant Program for 32.5 years. I was the first PA to hold this position. I have been successful in obtaining HRSA grants for all but 2 years of my tenure at the institution.

  • (706) 721-3247
  • (706) 721-3990
  • EC 3304

Education

  • EDD, Curriculum and Instruction University of Georgia, 1996

  • MS, Child Care Provider/Assistant University of Colorado Health, 1980

Certifications

  • NCCPA Surgery Certification 2000

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants 1977

  • PHA State Bd of Med Examiners, 1985

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants 1999

  • Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners 1974

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Service Award College of Allied Health Sciences, 2016

  • Outstanding Faculty Award SAHS 2007

  • Carter Partnership Award for Campus-Community Collaboration 2000

  • Distinguished Service Award for Allied Health Sciences 1999

  • Professional Service Award the Georgia Association of Physician Assistants, 1998

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PHAS 5140

    Clin Skill Integration & App I
  • PHAS 5132

    Dermatology
  • PHAS 5137

    Diagnostic Methods & Pathology
  • PHAS 5020

    Genetics
  • PHAS 5131

    Orthopedics
  • PHAS 5136

    Otolaryngology
  • PHAS 5115

    Physical Assessment
  • CLCR 8001

    Physical Diagnosis
  • PHAS 5340

    Clin Skills Integra & App III
  • PHAS 5313

    Endocrinology
  • PHAS 5311

    Pediatrics
  • PHAS 6050

    Pediatrics Practicum
  • PHAS 6081

    PHAS Summative Eval. (PASE)
  • PHAS 6120

    Prof & Teaching Practicum
  • PHAS 6110

    Research/Masters Project
  • PHAS 5221

    Cardiology
  • PHAS 5230

    Clin Skills Integra & App II
  • PHAS 5224

    Gastroenterology
  • PHAS 5223

    Nephrology/Urology
  • PHAS 5314

    Neurology
  • PHAS 5222

    Pulmonology
  • PHAS 5330

    Surgery

Teaching Interests

Pediatrics, Otolaryngology, Nephrology/Urology, physical examination skills

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice, 2014
    Book Review
  • Acute Gout: Time to consider an additional weapon. Advance for NPs and PAs, 2014
    Other
  • Progression in understanding and implementing the cultural and linguistic appropriate services standards: Five-year follow-up at an academic Center, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Progression in understanding and implementing the cultural and linguistic appropriate services standards: Five-year follow-up at an academic Center, 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Progression in Understanding and Implementing the Cultural and Linguistic Appropriate Services Standards: Five-Year Follow-up at an Academic Center. , 2013
    Other

Professional Service

  • Physician Assistant Homecoming Update CME 2008 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Accreditation/Self-Study - 2012