Don B. Elrod
Cell Phone: 832-***-****
M. S., Physician Assistant Studies, Towson University/CCBC Essex (2012-2014); Board Certified, Massachusetts License, Current DEA license.
Ph. D., Organic Chemistry, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
B. S., Chemistry, Kentucky Wesleyan College, Owensboro, KY
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Psychiatric Physician Assistant, Boston Neurobehavioral Associates, Worcester, MA (05/19-present). Part-time position at an outpatient psychiatric clinic. Duties: medication management/prescribing psychotropic drugs for depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, etc.
Psychiatric Physician Assistant, Joshi & Merchant, M.D., P.A., Columbia MD (10/2016-06/2018). Duties: medication management/prescribing psychotropic drugs for various mental illnesses in a high-volume outpatient clinic.
Psychiatric Physician Assistant, Axis Healthcare Group, Kensington, MD (03/2016-09/2016). Duties: medication management of outpatients in the clinic with various mental illnesses. Management of inpatients and consults at Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD.
Physician Assistant, MedOne Urgent Care, Bethesda, MD (06/2015-03/2016). Duties: treatment of acute and chronic illnesses, laceration repair, I&D, school and sports physicals, and immunizations.
Physician Assistant, Wexford Health Sources, Inc., Roxbury Correctional Institution, Hagerstown, MD (02/2015-5/2015). Duties: treatment of appointment-based outpatient acute and chronic conditions, urgent care of acute illnesses and injuries, and rapid response to emergencies within the correctional institution.
Lead Chemist, Ideal Innovations, Arlington, VA (2010-2012)
Senior Research Scientist, BAE Systems Inc., Baltimore, MD (2007-2009)
Senior Research Scientist, Universities Space Research Association/NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX (2007)
Assistant Professor (non-tenure track) The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2004-2007)
Research Scientist, Lynntech, Inc., College Station, TX (2000-2004)
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Tennessee at Memphis, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Memphis, TN (1999-2000)
Consultant, Halosource, Inc., Seattle, WA (1999)
Phi Kappa Phi (Top 5%; Graduate School Honor) Magna cum Laude
National Dean’s List Presidential Scholarship
Sigma Zeta Honor Society Phi Lambda Upsilon Honor Society
Karen D. Fisher Physics-Chemistry Award Thomas J. Majors Memorial Scholarship
Abernathy Chemistry Scholarship Clifford B. Scott Key Award
Dr. Milan Joshi, Joshi & Merchant M.D., P.A, Columbia, MD
Michelle Williams, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Joshi & Merchant M.D., P.A, Columbia, MD