Quinnipiac University
Sheree M. Piperidis

Clinical Professor of Physician Assistant Studies

Coordinator of Clinical Education - Physician Assistant Stud

Sheree Piperidis is a clinical coordinator who was last promoted to associate professor at the end of 2017. She seeks promotion to full professor. In addition, she is the co-chair of admissions. She teaches py512 psychosocial issues in healthcare in the fall, PY608 professionalism lab, co-coordinates the clinical year PY650 medical writing course, PY502 physical diagnosis lab, as well as PY611-619 clinical rotations.

She has a passion for medical writing and has published a book chapter, has been published in the Journal of American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA), writes annually, and presents with her students at physician assistant (PA) state and national conferences to promote publications and professional leadership.

She has a passion for service and sits on many committees at the university, school of health science, department, and professional level. She is dedicated to committees such as the University Education Committee since 2017. She holds a leadership role as the chair of membership for the Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants (ConnAPA), has been on the board and on the conference planning committee for more than 6 years.

Awards include her induction into the North Branford Basketball Hall of Fame, ConnAPA initiative award, and the Pi Alpha Award.


  • BS, Quinnipiac University
  • MHS, Quinnipiac University


  • Physician Assistant

Office Location

  • Medicine, Nursing, Health Sci 480J

Mail Drop

  • NH-HSC


Quinnipiac University

Clinical Coordinator, Associate Clinical Professor, Co-Chair of Admissions

Hamden, CT

2012 - Present

DOCS Medical Group, formerly known as 203-Urgent Care

Urgent Care Physician Assistant

North Haven, CT

2012 - Present

University of Bridgeport

Physician Assistant Program. Adjunct Professor

Bridgeport, CT

2011 - 2012

Quinnipiac University

Physician Assistant Program. Adjunct Professor

Hamden, CT

2010 - 2011

CT Neuroscience

Neurosurgical Physician Assistant

New Haven, CT

2009 - 2014

Hospital of Saint Raphael

Internal Medicine Physician Assistant (Inpatient)

New Haven, CT

2009 - 2010

Griffin Hospital

Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant

Derby, CT

2008 - 2013

Selected Publications

Non-Peer Reviewed Journal

What is the value in a ConnAPA membership?

Piperidis, S

ConnAPA newsletter quarterly (2021)

Book review

Large Bowel Obstruction

Bowker, B, Piperidis, S

submitted for publication (Wolters Kluwer 2021)

Conference Presentation

Headache as the sole presenting complaint of Toxoplasma Gondii Infection

Piperidis, S., Kirchoff, S.

2021 AAPA , virtual, Quinnipiac University (2021)

Conference Presentation

Retroceccal appendicitis: Implications of a rare anatomical varient

Piperidis, S. Cook. S

AAPA 2021 conference, Virtual conference, Quinnipiac University (2021)

Conference Presentation

Kirchoff, R. Piperidis, S

ConnAPA conference , virtual conference, Quinnipiac University (2021)


Bedside Procedures in Bowker B. The Physician Assistant Student's Guide to the Clinical Year: Surgery

Bowker, B, Piperidis, S

Beside Procedures New York, NY (Springer 2020)

Non-Peer Reviewed Journal

Membership report

Piperidis, S


Peer Reviewed Poster

Vaping-associated lung injury from daily usage of a marijuana vape

Neumann, D., Piperidis, S.

AAPA, Nashville, TN (2020)

Peer Reviewed Poster

Pericarditis leading to pericardial effusion in a 29 year old female

Kulla, A., Piperidis, S

ConnAPA charter oak conference-online , Online (2020)

Peer Reviewed Poster

Infantile Myofibromatosis: a rare disorder presenting in a 6 month old child

Kennedy-Etheridge, S., Piperidis, S

ConnAPA Charter Oak Conference 2019, Mystic, CT (2019)

Peer Reviewed Poster

Infantile Myofibromatosis: a rare disorder presenting in a 6 month old child

Kennedy-Etheridge, S., Piperidis, S

AAPA, Denver, CO (2019)

Academic Awards, Fellowships and Grants

Pi Alpha National Honor Society

Academic Award | 2018-2019

PAEA Pi Alpha award based on distinguished scholarship, leadership activities, or services in my PA program or profession

Professional Designation