Vice President – James Millward, DMSc, MPAS, PA-C


Vice President
James Millward, DMSc, MPAS, PA-C
Indianapolis, IN

“Supporting the PA Foundation allows me to give back to the profession I love. PAs are incredible providers and have a powerful impact on the health of the individuals and communities they serve. Financial contributions to the PA Foundation allow me to invest in the future of our profession and give support to current PA leaders nationwide.”

James Millward, DMSc, MPAS, PA-C, is a practicing PA with Indiana University Health Physicians in cardiovascular surgery at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, IN, and is the host of the PA Foundation’s Vital Minds podcast series. He graduated in 2017 from the Indiana University PA Program and served from 2016-2018 as the student representative on the PA Foundation Board of Trustees and the AAPA Student Academy Board of Directors.

James was born and raised in Salt Lake City, UT, completing his undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University with a B.S. in neuroscience and a minor in psychology. During his undergraduate education, James served as president of the BYU Neuroscience Student Association where he was actively involved in outreach and service with the student organization.

After graduation from BYU he moved to Indianapolis and began working with the IU School of Medicine in research until entering PA school. His passion for discovery through clinical research lead him to pursue further training after PA school and James completed the Doctor of Medical Science degree from University of Lynchburg in 2020.

Outside of medicine, James is an outdoorsman and loves spending time in the mountains and wilderness with his family. He plays the piano to relax, and enjoys golfing and the many local sports events in Indianapolis.