Jeannie Watkins

Professor Jeannie Watkins

Programme Director and Professional Lead for Physician Associate Studies, Physician Associate


Professor Jeannie Watkins is the Programme Director and Professional Lead for the Masters in Physician Associate Studies at Swansea University. Jeannie is responsible for the PA programme and the provision of leadership, support, and academic direction for all members of the PA team.

Jeannie is one of the first UK trained physician associates and is currently Chair PA Schools Council (PASC). She is a past President of the Faculty of Physician Associates (FPA) at the Royal College of Physicians.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Physician Associate Education
  • Physician Associate Practice in the UK

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

Clinical skills

Communication skills



Research Award Highlights