Whitney Gaydos, PA-C, AACC, is Past President of the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants, a liaison to and an associate of the American College of Cardiology, and a member of the Association of Physician Assistants in Cardiology. Her professional experience includes previous positions in cancer research, internal medicine, and emergency medicine. Ms. Gaydos has been an enthusiastic participant in the Overlook Medical Center Internship program, which encourages health care providers and other professionals to share knowledge and experience with college students. She is involved with the Summit Medical Group Heart Failure Telehealth Program and she is a mentor in the Liberty Science Center Live From the Cardiac Classroom program. Noting patient education as the most rewarding aspect of her work, Ms. Gaydos teaches her patients about treatment options and helps them reach their personal health goals.
Ms. Gaydos is the recipient of the 2008 New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants Outstanding Physician Assistant of the Year Award and the Overlook Medical Center ACE Award for employee excellence.
When she is not working with her patients, Ms. Gaydos enjoys gardening and cooking.