Faculty & Staff at TUC
Alex Clerfond MPH, PA-C joined the Physician Assistant program faculty in August 2013. She has been a Physician Assistant since 1997 and a medical educator since 2007. Her clinical experience includes Family Practice, Internal Medicine/Infectious Disease and Urgent Care with Sutter Medical Group in the Sacramento area. She received a National Rural Health Association Fellowship to provide primary care to migrant and seasonal farmworkers in Belle Glade, Florida in 1997. She was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Haiti and Jamaica and continued to serve in Haiti as a United Nations Human Rights Observer and as a Physician Assistant at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Deschappelles, Haiti. Prior to joining the faculty at Touro University California, she was a Senior Lecturer at the James Cook University School of Medicine and Dentistry in Townsville, Queensland, Australia and a Lecturer at the University of California, Davis Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Program in Sacramento. She graduated from the University of Florida, College of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program in 1997, from the University of Hawai'i, Manoa School of Public Health in 1990 and received a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1987.
University of Florida College of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, BS Medicine, PA-C 1997
University of Hawai'i Manoa, MPH 1990
University of California, Santa Barbara, BA Psychology, 1987
2013 to present, Associate Professor, Touro University California, Joint Master's of Science Physician Assistant Studies/Master's in Public Health
2010-2012, Lecturer, University of California, Davis, Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Program
2007-2010, Senior Lecturer, James Cook University School of Medicine and Dentistry, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
2009-2010, Guest Lecturer, University of Queensland School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
American Academy of Physician Assistants AAPA
California Academy of Physician Assistants CAPA
Physician Assistant Education Association PAEA
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