Kevin Geltz

A photo of Kevin Geltz

Associate Professor

Physician Assistant Studies

228 Rackham Building

[email protected]


  • MS, Physician Assistant Practice, Finch University at the Chicago Medical School (2003)
  • BS, Western Michigan University, Physician Assistant Studies (1991)


Kevin Geltz joined Eastern Michigan University in July 2014 as an assistant professor and later earned tenure and was promoted to associate professor in June 2019.

He is a physician assistant with 22 years of clinical experience in emergency medicine, practicing with an urban, underserved patient population in Detroit. He has been a clinical preceptor for PA students and involved in PA education throughout his career.

Mr. Geltz previously held an appointment as clinical coordinator/assistant professor at Wayne State University in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies from 2002-2014.

Scholarly/Research Interests

  • HIV prevention and education
  • Impact of patient education on patient outcomes