Quinnipiac University
Shahana Lee Theriault

Clinical Assistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies


  • BS, Quinnipiac University
  • MHS, Quinnipiac University

Areas of Expertise

  • Dermatology
  • Orthopedics/Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Internal Medicine


  • Physician Assistant

Office Location

  • Medicine, Nursing, Health Sci 475

Mail Drop

  • NH-HSC


Natural Aesthetics, PLLC

Physician Assistant/Owner

North Haven, CT 06473

2018 - Present

Connecticut Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant

Hamden, CT 06518

2016 - Present

Quinnipiac University

Clinical Preceptor/Adjunct Instructor

Hamden, CT 06508

2015 - 2020

Yale New Haven Hospital

Orthopaedic Surgery/Neurosurgery Physician Assistant

New Haven, CT 06511

2014 - 2016

Selected Publications

ConnAPA Op-Ed: A New Approach to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in PA Education

Theriault, S., Sgambato, D.

Connecticut Academy of PAs (Spring Newsletter) Spring (2022)

Non-Peer Reviewed Presentation

Perceived Educational Value of Student-Led Extracurricular "Book Clubs" Pertaining to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) for Physician Assistant Students

Sgambato, D., Cote, H., Theriault, S.

Quinnipiac University (2022)

Professional Designation