Carey Barry, MHS, PA-C, DFAAPA

Department Chair, PA Program Director, Associate Clinical Professor

Department of Medical Sciences, Faculty, Physician Assistant Program

Office: 202 Robinson Hall

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 617-373-3195

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Education

Master of Science, Physician Assistant, Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT
Bachelor of Science, Medical Laboratory Science, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

Specializations

Surgical Training, Professional Behavior, PA Education

Affiliations

Chair, Department of Medical Sciences
Department of Medical Sciences, School of Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences,
Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Program Director, Physician Assistant Program
Department of Medical Sciences, School of Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences,
Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Associate Clinical Professor, Physician Assistant Program
Department of Medical Sciences, School of Clinical and Rehabilitation Sciences,
Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Overview

Carey Barry is a Physician Assistant (PA) with 20 years of clinical experience in the surgical setting. She has practiced in numerous surgical specialties including vascular surgery, cardiac surgery, and plastic surgery. Prior to becoming a physician assistant, she worked as a medical technologist in a community hospital laboratory. She has special interest in surgical training and interprofessional education.

Certifications

Medical Technologist – American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)
NCCPA certified Physician Assistant (PA)
NCCPA Physician Assistant Special Recognition in Surgery

Selected Honors and Awards

Distinguished Fellow, American Academy of PAs (AAPA)
MCPHS University 2016 Faculty Scholarship Showcase Award – Category of Teaching, 2016

Selected Publications

Barry, C. Surgical Wound Infections. Physician Assistant Clinics: Laboratory Medicine. Ed. Fankhanel, C. Volume 6, Issue 2, 295-307. Philadelphia: Elsevier. January 2021. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpha.2020.11.003

Barry, C. Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine. Physician Assistant Clinics: Laboratory Medicine. Ed. McDaniel, J. Volume 4, Issue 3, 591-607. Philadelphia: Elsevier. July 2019. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpha.2019.02.009

Honda, T., Barry, C., Buchs, S., Garbas, B., Hibbard, S., McLellan, A., Riethle, T., Swanchak, L. Considerations around predicting PANCE scores from PACKRATTM: A Multi-Program Study. Journal of Physician Assistant Education. 2019; 30(2): 86-92. DOI: 10.1097/JPA.0000000000000256

Courses Taught

PA6321 Principles of Surgery
PA6207 Clinical Laboratory and Diagnostic Methods