Physician Assistant Program Master of Health Science

Physician Assistant Program Master of Health Science

Associate Director

Prof. Kozicz Professor Kozicz is an Assistant Professor in the College of Science & Health and the Associate Director for the PA Program. Prof. Kozicz’s clinical experience includes: practicing as a Senior Physician Assistant in the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at University of California San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center and as a hospitalist PA at Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut.

Prof. Kozicz has precepted PA students and medical students, and enjoys contributing to the development and education of future medical providers. She holds faculty appointments at both Yale University and Quinnipiac University in Connecticut.

Prof. Kozicz serves as the Community Liaison for the UCSD undergraduate Pre-Physician Assistant Student Organization and developed a shadowing program for students to observe and learn about the PA profession. Prof. Kozicz has also been integral in the development of a Survivorship Program at the UCSD Moore’s Cancer Center. At CDU Prof. Kozicz is the Community Liaison for all Service Learning Activities and has been instrumental in developing multiple community partnerships.

While working for the Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, Prof. Kozicz developed an interest in adjunctive therapies to support cancer survivors as they undergo intensive treatment regimens. To better understand the mind, body connection, Prof. Kozicz became a certified yoga instructor in 2014 and began providing yoga therapy for cancer patients during her free time. She created and leads a weekly yoga, breathing and meditation workshop at His Sheltering Arms Inc., a women’s trauma/substance use disorder inpatient program.

For fun, Prof. Kozicz loves to be outdoors and enjoys running, swimming and cycling. Her greatest passion, outside of her clinical and academic work, is traveling and learning about other cultures and communities.

We are beyond excited to have Prof. Kozicz join our wonderful team .

Contact Information:
Lindsay Kozicz MHS, PA-C
Associate Director & Assistant Professor
P:(323) 563-5950