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Helen Robbins

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Prior to pursuing a career as a Physician Assistant, I worked in the agriculture and agrichemical

industry after completing bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Animal Science. After a 10 -year

career in this arena I went to PA school and spent the following eight years working in several

specialties including family practice, gynecologic oncology and gastroenterology. In 2016 I

accepted a position as founding and principle faculty at Florida Gulf Coast University’s MPAS

program where I taught courses in physiology, pharmacology, medical communications,

physical diagnosis, clinical skills and evidence-based medicine while continuing to work part-

time clinically in gastroenterology. I ended my tenure at FGCU in August 2020 after my

husband and I relocated to a more rural area. I currently continue to work part-time clinically in