Courtney Douglas-Ledbetter, DMSc, PA-C, MPAS

Assistant Professor
Physician Assistant Program

    About me

    Ms. Douglas-Ledbetter spent 18 years working in family practice, behavioral health and urgent care prior to joining the PA Program faculty.  Special interests include MAT as a Suboxone waivered provider, treatment for patients in rural and underserved communities, access to care for LGBTQ+ patient populations, expansion of virtual health and telemedicine, and political advocacy for physician assistants.



    Education & training

    Doctorate Degree
    Doctor of Medical Science, SIU Carbondale
    Graduate Degree
    Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska
    Undergraduate Degree
    Bachelor of Science Physician Assistant, SIU Carbondale, IL