Chatham University

Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) Faculty and Staff

Alyssa Abebe MPA, PA-C

Alyssa Abebe
Assistant Professor and Professional Organizations Coordinator
Joined Chatham : 2013

Academic Areas of Interest

HIV/AIDS medicine

Personal Areas of Interest

reading, Pittsburgh sport teams, outdoor activities


I received my Master's of Physician Assistant Studies from Chatham College in 2006 and have worked in neurosurgery, orthopedics, and HIV medicine. I joined Chatham University in 2013 as full-time faculty after being involved with the program through various ways. I am a PBL facilitator and teach Medical Ethics. My husband and two children live in Regent Square area and enjoy doing outside activities and attending various Pittsburgh sports games.


  • BA, Goshen College (Goshen, IN), 2003
  • MPAS, Chatham College , 2006