ABOUT US

Massey & Martin, LLC provides consulting services for PA programs across the country. We assist PA educators with program development by offering personalized, interactive mentoring and consulting services that guide PA programs to achieve and maintain accreditation.

 

We help PA programs regardless of where they are in the process—whether your PA program is new and developing, provisional, on probation, or fully accredited, Massey & Martin, LLC offers a high level of expertise that will propel your program forward.

 

Massey & Martin, LLC offers consulting services related to assessments. We provide you with a high-level of expertise based on years of experience and success. It’s common for PA programs to lack the internal resources to adequately self-assess. We recognize understanding assessment and data is paramount to your PA program’s survival, so we work to ensure your program is in compliance with programmatic analysis.

 

Massey & Martin, LLC works with PA programs with leadership transition and offers workshops focused on faculty development, especially for inexperienced faculty. Our goal is to provide long-term mentoring and development to PA programs in need: we don’t simply offer advice; we provide personalized coaching and development for program directors and faculty to make sure your program is on track.

 

We offer diverse services because we recognize each PA program has its own set of unique challenges. We offer consulting services for Physician Assistant programs such as:

  • Guiding PA programs through the provisional accreditation process

  • Assisting PA programs with a course correction when they encounter a period of probation

  • Providing an analysis of internal program data, which provides a foundation for the accreditation self-study report (SSR)

  • Offering faculty development and mentoring

 

When you work with Massey & Martin, LLC, you receive specialized guidance throughout the process with a high-touch, high-impact style of mentoring. We consider ourselves very approachable and strive to make a difference in the outcome of your PA program. Massey & Martin, LLC has the collective experience to ensure success for your PA program!

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DR. HELEN MARTIN
Co-Founder, Senior Consultant

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Helen Martin, DHSC, PA-C, DFAAPA has more than 10 years of PA education experience. Her experience includes leadership positions at four southeastern PA programs. She currently holds the position of Division Director at the Medical University of South Carolina.
 
Dr. Martin's expertise lies in provisional and continuing accreditation, clinical site development, the ongoing assessment process, and faculty mentorship.
 
Dr. Martin has presented at the annual Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA) on assessment and clinical site development. She has been offering consultative services for more than a decade.

DR. SCOTT MASSEY
Co-Founder, Senior Consultant

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Scott Massey, PhD, PA-C, has more than 25 years of PA education experience, including holding leadership positions in four PA programs. Currently, he holds the position of associate professor in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Massey is also an accomplished researcher and author, having presented nationally and internationally more than 75 times. Dr. Massey has widely published in areas related to the PA profession. Dr. Massey is passionate about mentoring faculty and program directors in the areas of assessment and accreditation compliance. He believes consulting is a form of coaching, which leads to personal and professional development.
 
Dr. Massey is the co-investigator of the Exam Master PA-CAT research protocol. He has been providing consultative services to PA programs for more than 20 years. Dr. Massey has established himself as an expert in the field of assessment within the PA profession. 
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Consultant: Louise Lee, Ed.D., MHA, PA-C

Dr. Lee has been a PA educator for 20 years and has practiced medicine for more than 30 years. She is currently the PA Program Director at St. John’s University. Her past roles include Assistant Program Director and Director of Didactic Education at Tufts University, as well as Director of Clinical Education and Department Chair at the MCPHS PA program. Dr. Lee has practiced clinically in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Geriatric Medicine throughout her career. Dr. Lee's research interests and work have produced more than 21 publications and presentations on various clinical and educational topics, with a scholarly focus in active learning. She has also been the recipient of several teaching and scholarship awards.  

Statistical Staff

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Statistician: David Holmerud, BA

David has developed several courses in the Planning and Information curriculum area. Data Analytics are a key component in several of these courses, providing leaders with an understanding of the value and use of data to achieve measurable outcomes relating to delivery of emergency services.

 

David is the proud father of a founding director of a PA Program in Connecticut.  Through his daughter, David was introduced to and began a long-term working relationship with Dr. Massey, performing both descriptive and predictive statistical analysis of PA programs throughout the country. 

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Psychometrician: Rajat Chadha, PhD

Dr. Chadha is an expert Psychometrician with a Ph.D. in Education from Indiana University. He has held positions at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Australian Council for Educational Research and has worked on several international assessment projects. Dr. Chadha has been the Principal Psychometrician for the Physician Assistant College Admission Test (PA-CAT) since 2018. He has collaborated with Dr. Massey for two years, analyzing data and preparing reports for several PA programs. He has also co-authored publications and presented at conferences with Dr. Massey.

General Counsel

General Counsel: Elizabeth A. Smith, Esq.

Elizabeth is responsible for company governance and legal matters. She holds a Bachelors of Business Administration from Kent State University and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Dayton School of Law. She has over thirty years of private practice experience.

Outside of her work with Massey & Martin LLC, Elizabeth is an accomplished open water swimmer, having completed notable swims such as the 12.5 miles Swim Around Key West, Escape from Alcatraz, St. Croix Coral Reef Swim, and the Cayman Islands Flowers Sea Swim.

Administrative Staff

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Executive Assistant: Melissa Greenwalt, MSc

Melissa is the Executive Assistant and Marketing Specialist for Dr. Scott Massey. She has a Master of Science in Education from Walden University. Melissa manages marketing strategy and performs senior administration duties for Massey & Martin, LLC.

Melissa enjoys learning languages; she can speak English, French, Moroccan Arabic and is learning American Sign Language, Spanish, and Turkish.

Administrative Assistant: Cecelia Melody, BA

Cecelia is the Administrative Assistant for Dr. Scott Massey. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from California Baptist University, where she graduated summa cum laude. Cecelia manages the day-to-day administrative work for Massey & Martin, LLC.

 

Cecelia enjoys hiking with her husband and serves as a leader on the worship team at her church.