Faculty Details

Patricia J. Kelly, MD, FAAP

Title

Professor

Specialty

Adolescent Medicine

Bio

Patricia Kelly, MD is Professor of Pediatrics at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University. She earned her medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine. Board certified in Pediatrics and in the subspecialty of Adolescent Medicine, she is the director of the Adolescent Medicine Rotation for residents and students. Dr. Kelly has a special interest in school-based health care and her clinical practice is located at Cabell Midland and Huntington High school health centers. Active in community- based programs, she serves on the board of directors for Cammack Children’s Center, a residential group home for teenagers, and WV on the Move, an organization that promotes physical activity initiatives. Dr. Kelly also is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Advisory Board for the online CME program PREP: Adolescent Medicine.

Honors & Memberships

  • Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, subspecialty certification in Adolescent Medicine
  • Society for Adolescent Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics, North American Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Gynecology

Training

  • Medical School: Boston University, 1977
  • Residency: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY Charleston and Huntington, WV