Physician Assistant StudiesFaculty

hawkinson_144x187Dora Hawkinson, MSHP, PA-C
Assistant Professor in Instruction
Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Contact Information
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1145
Phone: (409) 772-9562
Email: dohawkin@utmb.edu

Teaching Areas of Interest
Gastroenterology, industry-funded pharmaceutical research, and palliative care

Biography
Dora Hawkinson, MSHP, PA-C, is an Assistant Professor of Instruction for the Department of Physician Assistant Studies in the School of Health Professions. Ms. Hawkinson graduated in 1997 from the UTMB Physician Assistant Studies program and began her career in the fields of endocrinology and bariatric medicine. She then worked in private practice gastroenterology both as a full-time clinician as well as a sub-investigator and coordinator of industry funded research. Ms. Hawkinson has also worked in hepatology, and palliative care. In 2014, she earned a Master of Science in Health Professions.

Ms. Hawkinson's clinical interests center around patient quality of life issues and chronic disease. She is a member of the Texas Gulf Coast Physician Assistant Association (TGCPAA).