Paola Porreca, PA-C Paola is a certified physician assistant. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder. She worked in the Denver metro area as an EMT both on the ambulance and in the emergency department before starting PA school at Red Rocks. She received her Masters in Medical Science from St Francis University in Pennsylvania. Paola worked in a hospitalist group before she was accepted into the Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Fellowship at the University of Colorado Hospital. She has spent her 8 years as a PA in hospital medicine/internal medicine, as well as bone marrow transplant working with blood cancers, and emergency medicine. She has a special interest in the geriatric population, preventative medicine, and making sure all the different teams involved in a patient’s care are communicating. In her free time, she loves to travel, eat, and paint. She has dual citizenship with Italy, and is always available for travel recommendations.