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LeAnne Martinelli, RPH, PA-C

Clinical Instructor
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

Mailing Address:
Emory Physician Assistant Program
1462 Clifton Rd.
Suite 280
Atlanta, GA 30332

Biography

Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL, School of Pharmacy,

Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy: May, 1996.

EMORY UNIVERSITY School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program,

Master of Medical Science Graduated with Honors: December, 2003

Clinical Experience

Physician Assistant, Emergency Care of Atlanta, Inc, Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta, GA

(March 2011-present)

Faculty and Society Leader, Emory University School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program

(September 2007-present)

Physician Assistant, California Emergency Physicians, Dekalb Medical Center, Decatur, GA

(August 2007-July 2011)

Physician Assistant, Georgia Cancer Specialists, Decatur, GA (February 2010-February 2011)

Physician Assistant, Community Health, Oakhurst Medical Centers, Stone Mountain, GA

(July 2004-October 2006)

Oncology Team Pharmacist/Diabetes Educator, Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC

(August 1996-November 2000)

Organizations/Licenses

Physician Assistant - Certified - National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Physician Assistant - Licensed - State of Georgia Composite State Board of Medical Examiners

Registered Pharmacist- North Carolina Board of Pharmacy

Basic Disaster Life Support Certification

Educator Experience

PA Program Didactic Society Leader

Lecturer and Course Director, Pharmacotherapeutics

Lab Instructor, Introduction and Fundamentals of Clinical Medicine Laboratories

Presentations

“The Convergence of Type 2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease-Patient Review”.ACCF/AAPA National Conference, Atlanta, GA. June 2010.

“No Pain, No Gain” Overview of Pain Management for Physician Extenders. Dekalb Medical Hospital, Decatur, GA. August 2008.

 "Pain Assessment" Part I: Pain Management for Oncology Nursing. Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC. April 27, 2000.

 "Anxiety, Agitation and Terminal Restlessness" Part II: Pain Management for Oncology Nursing. Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC. July 7, 2000.

 "Equianalgesic Dosing" Medical Pain Workshop. Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC. October 10, 2000.

 "NSAlDs and Adjuvant Medications in Postoperative Pain" Surgical Pain Workshop. Rex Hospital, Raleigh, NC. October 24, 2000.  

Publication :

Slowing Chronic Renal Disease. Advance for Physician Assistants. 2005: 13(11-12):38-40. 

Honors/Awards

National Health Service Corps Scholarship Recipient (July 2002-December 2003) 

Physician Assistant of the Year, Emory University Physician Assistant Program (December 2009)

Emory University Physician Assistant Program, December, 2003 Who’s Who Among Students in

American Colleges and Universities