Dr. Michael Estrada serves as an adjunct faculty member for the University of Lynchburg DMSc program. He is the founding director for the University of La Verne Physician Assistant Program.
Dr. Estrada received his Physician Assistant education from the University of Southern California (USC), his Master’s degree in Education and Leadership, and completed his doctorate degree at A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. He gained experience as a health care provider working for several private and public medical clinics in medically underserved areas throughout Southern California. He has also served in several leadership and supervisory roles, and as the Committee on Diversity Chair for the California Academy of Physician Assistants (CAPA).
Dr. Estrada has research interests that focus on education, multiculturalism, systems based thinking and organizational behavior. He was selected as faculty of the year 2010-2011 at Moreno Valley College.