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Lawrence Herman

Lawrence (Larry) Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA

Associate Program Director, Adjunct Professor

Curriculum Vitae PubMed

Contact Information

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1145

P: 409-772-3048
E: laherman@utmb.edu

Teaching Areas of Interests

Health care policy, workforce issues, cardiometabolic risk reduction, novel pharmacotherapeutics

Research Interests

Obesity, diabetes

Biography

Lawrence (Larry) Herman, MPA, PA-C, DFAAPA is an Associate Program Director and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies (PAS) at the School of Health Professions at The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). Mr. Herman is a PA program graduate of the State University of New York at Stony Brook and holds a Master's degree in Public Administration in Healthcare Administration and Finance from Long Island University. A former dean, professor and program director, clinically he was Chief PA in a large New York City trauma system, and a multi-specialty practice where he was the administrative medical director. Mr. Herman recently served on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of PAs where he was President and Chair of the Board of Directors.

Recent Presentations

  • Herman, LM: Getting to Goal in Dyslipidemia: The Role of Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9). Practicing Clinicians Exchange Fall 2017 Symposium. Austin, TX. November 18, 2017.
  • Herman LM: When Basal Insulin Is Not Enough: Next Steps for Your Patient With Type 2 Diabetes. Practicing Clinicians Exchange Fall 2017 Symposium. Uniondale, NY. November 11, 2017.
  • Herman LM: New Strategies for Dyslipidemia Management: Minimizing Risk With Maximal LDL-C Reduction. Practicing Clinicians Exchange Spring Symposium. Miami, FL. May 20, 2017.
  • Herman, L: Meet the Expert: Initiating and Titrating Insulins for Type 2 Diabetics. American Academy of PAs Annual CME and Conference. Las Vegas, Nevada. May 19, 2017.
  • Herman LM: The Honeymoon Is Over: International Pathogens Returning With a Traveler To You. The Association of Family Practice PAs Annual Conference and CME. Anaheim, CA. October 18, 2016.

Selected Web Presentations/Podcasts

  • Herman LM and Ellis, J: A Clinical Dialogue and eCase Challenge: Managing the Risk of Hypoglycemia in Special Patient Populations. American Academy of PAs Learning Central. Launched December 20, 2017.
  • Herman LM (moderator), Connor J and Smith, Benjamin J: Managing Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis in Primary Care: Maximizing Prospects for Improved Outcomes. American Academy of PAs Learning Central. Launched November 28, 2017.
  • Herman LM (moderator), Davis RH, Bobilin RK: A Clinical Dialogue and eCase Challenge: Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment for Improved Patient Outcomes. American Academy of PAs Learning Central. Launched September 26, 2017.
  • Herman LM and Wilson CP: A Clinical Dialogue and eCase Challenge: Optimizing Outcomes in COPD: Addressing Current Challenges and Overcoming Barriers. American Academy of PAs Learning Central. Launched September 26, 2017.
  • Herman LM (moderator), Atri A, Salloway S: Alzheimer's Disease in Primary Care: The Significance of Early Detection, Diagnosis and Intervention. The American Journal of Medicine Webcast. Launched March 1, 2017.

Notable Presentations