Kathi Norman, DMSc, PA-C

Director of Clinical Education

Assistant Professor of Medical Science

Kathi Norman

Kathi Norman joined George Fox in 2019 to serve as director of clinical education and as an assistant professor of medical science for the physician assistant program.

In the five years prior to her arrival, Norman worked as a coach and educator at Positive Psychology Health & Well-Being, a Portland-based business she owns. She also worked, since 2012, as an emergency department physician assistant at Northwest Acute Care Specialists in Portland. Previously, she was a physician assistant in urgent care at the Multnomah Family Care Center in Portland (2014-17) and a physician assistant in family practice and urgent care at Doctors Family Clinic and Immediate Care in Tigard (2012-14). All told, Norman came to George Fox with more than 18 years of experience in the physician assistant profession.

Norman holds a doctor of medical science degree from the University of Lynchburg in Lynchburg, Virginia (2019), and earned a master of applied positive psychology degree from the University of Pennsylvania (2017), a master of science in biomedical science from the University of Toledo (2000) and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Ohio University (1997).