Research Team

Research Team in Peru 2011

Mission: to meet the health needs of the people of Idaho and the intermountain west through the development of evidence-based practices for educating health care providers, treating patients, and caring for communities.

Research Coordinator:
Bernadette Howlett, PhD
Associate Professor

Bernadette Howlett, PhD

The Department of Physician Assistant Studies Research Team is an interprofessional team of faculty and students who works collaboratively with other faculty and staff in the Department as well as across the University, in our community, and in communities around the world.

Bernadette Howlett named an Institute of Translational Health Science Scholar

Research Personnel
Cathryn Erickson, BS
ISU Dietetic Intern
Research Assistant
Cathryn Erickson
Rebecca Hall
Microbiology Major, Minor in Philosophy
Research Assistant
Rebecca Hall
  • ISU Division of Health Sciences Enhancement Grant Co-recipient
  • Idaho Dietetic Association Annual Meeting, 2001, Co-presenter
  • Outstanding Student, Division of Health Sciences, 2010-2011
  • Dietetic Student of the Year, 2010-2011
  • Idaho Condor Nutrition Team Leader, 2011
  • Physician Assistant Education Association and American Academy of Physician Assistant Grant Co-recipient
  • United Way Award Winner, 2010, for Service Learning Poster Presentation
  • University Honors Program
  • Member of Morter Board & Phi Kappa Phi


921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209