Prof. Ora Olsommer

Ora Olsommer, OT, MPAS, PA-C (she/hers)

Assistant Professor | Didactic Faculty
Creighton Hall 552

Areas I Teach: 

Physician Assistant Studies (MS)


Certificate of Added Qualifications: Emergency Medicine, NCCPA

Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Samuel Merritt University

Bachelor of Science Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh

Practice/Research Interests

Prof. Olsommer's areas of interest are emergency medicine, curriculum development focusing on vulnerable populations and DEI in PA practice and education, POCUS, EKG and case-based learning.

Outside the Classroom

Prof. Olsommer enjoys gardening, travel, biking, her cats, and true crime documentaries. She is a volunteer medical provider at the Borland Free Clinic and volunteers for the Oregon Society of Physician Assistants.