Kelsey D. Murphy, PA-C

Kelsey Devine Murphy

10322 Sunset Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK, 73120

[email protected]



University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center                 Dallas, TX                                                                                       Dallas, TX

Master of Physician Assistant Studies               December 2017

  • Admission Committee Volunteer
  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants Student Member


Rice University                       Houston, TX                                                                      May 2014

Bachelor of Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology               May 2014

  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      President’s Honor Roll (2012-2014)
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Undergraduate Research Assistant, Lorenz microbiology lab at UT Houston


Stratford High School               Houston, TX

  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Valedictorian              May 2010


Employment Experience


Stanbro Healthcare Group              Edmond, OK

Psychiatry Physician Assistant              June 4, 2018- December 26, 2018

  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Evaluate, diagnose and treat psychiatric conditions in patients of all ages (2-80s), working independently and with a supervising physician
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Make appropriate referrals to various specialties and resources in order to provide comprehensive and individualized care
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Order and interpret lab work for medical problems related to psychiatric symptoms


Contributing Author              Dallas, TX

The PA Rotation Exam Review (publication date 11/27/18)              August 2017

  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wrote 25 OBGYN questions that resemble the content and caliber of end of rotation exam questions


Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital              Houston, TX

Certified Nurse’s Aid- Oncology Unit              June 2014 - February 2015

  • Responsibilities included obtaining vital signs on 15-20 patients every four hours and blood sugar on certain patients every 6 hours
  • Assisted patients with their activities of daily living including showering, perineal care, ambulating, changing the linen, eating, etc
  • Assisted nurses with procedures such as inserting foley catheters and inputting IVs. Performed EKG’s.


Grace Care Center of Cypress               Houston, TX

Certified Nurse’s Aid- Dependent geriatric population              May 2013 - July 2013

  • Cared for 10-20 patients daily, assisting the residents with performing activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, eating and perineal care


UT Health Science Center              Houston, TX

Microbiology Researcher               May 2011 - March 2012

  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Worked with the fungal pathogen Candida albicans attempting to create constructs to express two General Amino Acid Permeases (GAPs)
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Constructed a triple mutant and tested a library of ~700 specifically generated C. albicans mutant strains for strains that lacked the ability to neutralize an acidic pH
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Presented my research with PowerPoint visual aid
  •                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wrote an abstract that was submitted as a grant proposal

Licensure & Certifications

Oklahoma Physician Assistant Board State License                                            2018 - Present

  • PA2906

Texas Physician Assistant Board State License                                                        2018 - Present

  • PA11772

NPI                                                                                                                         2018 - Present

DEA                                                                                                                     2018 - Present

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants                 2017 - 2027

Basic Disaster Life Support Certification                                                                          2017 - 2019

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification                                                             2016 - 2018

Basic Life Support Certification                                                                                       2016 - 2018

Clinical Experience

UTSW Physician Assistant Student Clinical Rotations              Dallas, TX

                                                                                                            August 2016 – November 2017

Obstetrics & Gynecology: UTSW Clements University Hospital (inpatient), MacArthur OB/GYN (outpatient), UTSW OB/GYN Las Colinas (outpatient)

Colorectal Surgery: Parkland Hospital

Pediatrics: Dr. Curry, associated with Children’s Medical Center (outpatient)

Family Medicine: Health First Medical Group- Fossil Creek (outpatient)

Internal Medicine: UTSW Clements University Hospital (inpatient), Parkland Hospital (inpatient)

Emergency Medicine: Medical Center of Plano

Infectious Disease: Dallas VA Hospital (inpatient)

Pediatric Plastic Surgery: Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX (inpatient)

Psychiatry: Parkland Hospital (inpatient)

Reproductive Endocrinology: ReproMed Fertility Center (inpatient and outpatient)

Professional Memberships

Oklahoma Academy of Physician Assistants

Member                                                                                                              April 2018 - Present


American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

Member                                                                                                              August 2016 - Present             


Association of Physician Assistants in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Student Liaison for UTSW                                                                  August 2016 December 2017


Volunteer Experience


Medical mission trip                                                            Bungoma, Kenya                                 

Volunteer PA-C                                                                                                             February 2018

  • Performed physical exams, prescribed medication, administered injections, performed minor procedures in rural Kenya (no running water or electricity available)


Rice Alumni Volunteer Association              Dallas, TX             

Volunteer Interviewer               December 2015 - Present                                                                         Dallas, TX

  • Interviewed high school senior applicants interested in attending Rice University
  • Evaluated them based on predetermined qualifications and wrote formal recommendations for the admissions committee                



  1. Chester Hendershot, PA-C: colleague
  2. Stephen Johnston, PA-C: colleague
  3. Peter Stanbro, MD: supervising physician