Melissa M Shields, MS

Melissa M Shields, MS
Melissa M Shields, MS

Adjunct Clinical Instructor, Department of Family and Community Medicine


Melissa Shields, MSM, PA-C, is a board-certified Physician Assistant at Western Michigan University's Sindecuse Health Center. She is a graduate of Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. She earned her masters degree from Western Michigan University's PA program in August of 2014. After graduating, she worked as a PA in Flint, Michigan until returning to Kalamazoo and working at WMU.

  • Education and Training

    • MS 2014, Physician Assistant Studies, Western Michigan University
    • BS 2011, Nutritional Science, Michigan State University
  • Research

    • Splints
    • Primary Health Care
    • Latent tuberculosis
    • Lacerations
    • Eating disorders
    • Department of Transportation physicals