Jeanne Szarzynski

Job Title


Physician Assistant

Started at Bethel



  • Eastern Washington University - Bachelor of Science, Biology, 1997
  • Duke University - Bachelor's of Medicine, Physician Assistant, 1980
  • University of Nebraska - Masters Degree of Physician Assistant Studies, 2001


Having been in clinical practice as a physician assistant for the past 34+ years, I consider it a privilege to teach.   Over the years, I have also taught at Augsburg Physician Assistant Program and Loma Linda University P.A. Program as adjunct faculty in the areas of women's health. With experience in serving on the admissions committee at Augsburg P.A. Program, I am able to bring that experience to Bethel.

Courses Taught

  • Clinical Medicine
  • Ethics
  • P.A. Professionalism
  • Medical Problem Solving

Hobbies and Interests

Reading, quilting, and gardening

Teaching specialty

Christian Healthcare and Medical Ethics; P.A. Professional Issues


Patients don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.