Miranda Collins

Associate Professor/Program Director
MA-Education, Marietta College (2006); MS-Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska (2002); BS-Medical Science, Alderson-Broaddus College (1994)
Year Appointed


Miranda Collins has been a physician assistant since 1994, previously working clinically in emergency medicine and urgent care. Collins joined the faculty of Marietta College's Physician Assistant Program in 2002 as the Clinical Coordinator. In 2008, she transitioned to a full-time teaching position and acted as the Program’s interim Program Director for one year (2013). She became Program Director in 2014.

Recent Publications
Morris, L & Collins, M. A patient with unilateral idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants January, 2013 26(1) p.32-35 Case report. Giesken B, Collins M. A 46 Year Old Female Diagnosed with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS). Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. May 2013.

http://journals.lww.com/jaapa/Fulltext/2013/05000/A_46_year_old_woman_wi... ural_orthostatic.6.aspx Sommers J, Collins M. Meniscal tears: repair or resect. Journal of Orthopedics for Physician Assistants. Fall 2013.

Muyres L, Collins M. Treatment options in immune thrombocytopenia. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Publication date not yet determined.