Tina Kaufman is an alumna from the Physician Assistant Studies Program. She has been a Physician Assistant in the Internal Medicine Clinic at Parkland. Tina chose Parkland so she could have experiences in research, teaching, and indigent care. She is able to manage he own patients as well as teach clinics for the residents. Her training clinics help residents learn about exercise prescription and counseling, chronic pain, smoking cessation, and injections. Tina loves the diversity of patients she sees, as well the relationships she has been able to establish.