Dr. Tran completed his physician assistant training in 2008 at Red Rocks Physician Assistant Program in Arvada, CO, and his Master of Medical Science from St. Francis University. In addition, he completed a physician assistant fellowship program in Critical Care Medicine with an emphasis in Emergency Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, MA. Prior to his work at UT Southwestern Medical Center, he received his Bachelor of Pharmacy in 1997 and his Doctorate in Pharmacology in 2001 from the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. His clinical experiences have focused on Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.


Community College
Red Rocks Commnity College (2008)
Graduate School
Saint Francis University (2008)
Other Post Graduate Training
Saint Francis University (2008)

Research Interest

  • Curriculum development
  • Incorporating teaching methodologies and correlation with student outcomes
  • Innovate use of technology in medical educaiton
  • Pharmacology related research


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Underrepresented Student Perception of Success in STEM Fields.
Bradshaw-Ward D, Caton A, Boone J, Tran, B Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education Conference Proceedings 2022
Interdisciplinary Team Science: Perceptions of first-year Ph.D. Students
Boone J, Howard E, Whisenant L, Tran B. Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education ? Innovate Learning Summit Conference Proceedings 2021


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Honors & Awards

  • Pi Alpha
    National Honor Society for Physician Assistant (2021)
  • University of North Texas Scholarship Receipent
    University of North Texas (2020)
  • Southwest Academy of Teachers Grant Recipient
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (2019-2019)
  • Foundation Scholarship Recipient
    Red Rocks Physician Assistant Program (2006-2008)
  • PresidentÂ’s Award for Outstanding Service
    American Diabetes Association (2002-2002)
  • Mosier Scholar
    University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy (1995-1997)
  • Upper Class Achievers Scholarship
    University of Oklahoma (1995-1996)
  • University Achievement Class Scholarship
    University of Oklahoma (1993-1996)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistant (2008)
  • American College of Chest Physician (2008)
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy (2001)
  • American Pharmacist Association (1997)
  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistant (2016)
  • Texas Pharmacist Associatoin (2016)