University of London King's Co (1996), Physician Assistant Studies
Graduate School
University of Nebraska-Med Ctr (1998), Physician Assistant Studies


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Are Cognitive Biases Influencing Your Clinical Decisions?
Klocko, DJ Clinician Reviews 2016 26 March 32-39
A Design Thinking Approach to Evaluating Interprofessional Education
Cahn PS, Bzowyckyj A, Klocko DJ, et al. Journal of Interprofessional Care 2016 March
Development, Implementation and Short-term Effectiveness of an Interprofessional Education Course in a School of Health Professions.
Klocko D, Hoggatt-Krumweide K, Olivares-Urueta M, Williamson JW Journal of Allied Health. 2012 1 41 14-20
Physician Assistants in Emergency Medicine: The Impact of Their Role
Hooker RS, Klocko DJ, Larkin GL Academic Emergency Medicine January 2011 18 72-77
Using Course Portfolios to Document the Process of Teaching
David J. Klocko, MPAS, PA-C The Journal of Physician Assistant Education. Fall 2010 21:1 23-6
Ear, Eyes, Nose and Throat Review
Klocko DJ Pearls of Wisdom Physician Assistant Exam Review, 4th Ed.. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, Thibodeau D, Plantz S, eds. 2010 119-134.
Have the 2005 CPR/Emergency Cardiac Care Guidelines Improved Outcomes in Cardiac Arrest?: A Review Of the Recent Evidence
David J. Klocko, MPAS, PA-C Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants November 2009 22(11) 32-9
EKG Course Portfolio
David J. Klocko, MPAS, PA-C Peer Review Teaching Project. University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Summer 2008 Online:
Reporter, Interpreter, Manager, Educator (RIME): A Novel Enhancement to Clinical Evaluation Methods
David J. Klocko, MPAS, PA-C The Journal of Physician Assistant Education Spring 2008 Volume 19 Number 1 29-33

Honors & Awards

  • Southwestern Academy of Teachers (SWAT)
    Outstanding Teacher Award, School of Health Professions (2015)
  • UT System Board of Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award, 2015
    UT System Board of Regents recognition for excellence in teaching (2015)
  • Distinguished Teacher Award for Excellence in Teaching
    Faculty Assembly Executive Council, School of Health Professions, UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011)
  • Outstanding PA Educator of the Year
    Awarded by the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants (2010)
  • Rising Star Faculty Award
    Physician Assistant Education Association (2010)
  • New Investigator Award
    Excellence in Research- School of Health Professions (2009)
  • Pi Alpha National Honor Society
    Physician Assistant Education Association (2009)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants, Texas Academy of Physician Assistants