C. Kim Stokes, MHS, PA-C

C. Kim Stokes

Director of Clinical Education
Clinical Associate Professor


Mrs. Stokes serves as the Director of Clinical Education in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies. She is a 2003 graduate of the ECU PA Program and is excited to be to help educate new PA's at her alma mater. Being a native of a small town in the Blue Ridge Mountains, she has a strong desire to train excellent medical providers, in the hopes they will consider practicing in rural areas, providing quality medical care with integrity. She brings to the faculty clinical experience in a variety of backgrounds, including: primary care, urgent care, occupational health, geriatrics and surgical oncology. She currently practices at ECU Family Medicine and Geriatrics Center. Mrs. Stokes lives in Simpson, NC with her husband, Robbie, and two daughters.


  • MHS, Duke University 2003
  • BS, PA Studies, ECU 2003
  • BS, Biology, Lenoir Rhyne University 1999

Areas of Interest

  • Rural health
  • Primary care
  • Interprofessional education/collaboration
  • Leadership

Courses Taught (Course Name/Unit)

  • Clinical year course instructor
  • Role of the PA
  • Geriatrics unit of clinical medicine
  • Women's Health unit of clinical medicine
  • Selected topics in Surgery
  • Small group and lab instruction