Stephanie L. McGilvray, PA-C
Stephanie McGilvray, MMSc, PA-C, serves as vice president on the PA Foundation Board of Trustees, and previously served as secretary of the Board. Her prior service to AAPA includes serving as a member of the Academy’s Reimbursement Work Group and the State Advocates for Reimbursement (STAR) group. She has also served on the Board of the Alabama Society of Physician Assistants since 2012. This year she became the only PA named to the Alabama Health Care Improvement Task Force, created by Gov. Robert to recommend ways to provide Alabamians “more accessible and more affordable health care.”
Since 2012, McGilvray has been an assistant professor and clinical coordinator on the faculty of the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) PA program. Her clinical experience prior to entering academia includes working in the UAB Trauma and Burn Intensive Care Unit and working in orthopedics for Alabama Sports Medicine. She continues to work part time in emergency medicine.
Prior to becoming a PA, McGilvray worked as an athletic trainer for HealthSouth, developing their outreach program in the Auburn area and coordinating sports medicine care and rehabilitation for athletes at 12 local high schools.
She holds a master of medical science in PA studies from Emory University, a Master of Education in exercise technology from the University of South Alabama, and Bachelor of Science in athletic training from Troy University.