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Susan Ryan, Ed.D., PA-C, RN

Susan Ryan

Assistant Professor, Physician Assistant - Orlando
(407) 264-5148

Dr. Ryan has been a full-time faculty member at NSU since 2009. Her extensive clinical experience and her love of learning are now passed on to her students. Teaching has been a lifelong passion.

Dr. Ryan graduated from Stony Brook University, New York in 2001 and relocated shortly thereafter to Florida. She obtained her Ed.D. in Higher Education Leadership here at NSU.

Her clinical experiences include: Occupational Medicine, Pain Management, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Family Practice and Urgent Care.

Prior to becoming a Physician Assistant, Dr. Ryan enjoyed a long career as a Registered Nurse and worked in a variety of settings. Her desire to do more for her patients led her to pursue a Physician Assistant career.

She is a proud mom of two outstanding children and is delighted that they are also pursuing advanced academic degrees.