Assistant Professor, Principal Faculty

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  Amber Brown, MMS, PA-C

  Assistant Professor, Principal Faculty

  Physician Assistant Studies

  Gardner-Webb University


  • Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Nova Southeastern University
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition, summa cum laude, North Carolina State University

Clinical Background

  • Physician Assistant, Atrium Health
  • Physician Assistant, Phoenix Physicians
  • Physician Assistant, Southwest Florida Emergency Physicians

Certifications & Licensures

  • Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • PA Medical License, North Carolina State Medical Board


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), member
  • Physician Assistant Educators Association (PAEA), member
  • North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA), member
  • American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), member
  • HealthCare Foundation of Cleveland County (HFCC) Board of Directors


  • My kids make my heart sing. We love coming alive in the woods as we hunt waterfalls, woodland fairies and pure joy.

Honors, Awards & Publications

  • Pi Alpha National Honor Society
  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • NC State University Chapter of Gamma Sigma Delta
  • Brown, A., “Patterns of Antibiotic Perception and Use in the Treatment of Nonbacterial Infections in Western North Carolina” NC State Undergraduate Research Symposium. 2006