Board-Certified Physician Assistant with a Master of Medical Science
Jessica DiJulio, a native of the Lehigh Valley, is a board-certified physician assistant (PA) and is licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine. Jessica graduated from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University with a Master of Medical Science degree as a member of its inaugural PA class. Completing an elective rotation in dermatology, her master’s thesis focused on Dupilumab for atopic dermatitis. She was elected to the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) Student Board of Directors for the Mid-Atlantic Region and represented the 38 PA programs in Pennsylvania, DC, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.
She joined Pennsylvania Dermatology Partners, Inc. in 2020 after beginning her career at Thomas Jefferson University’s Jefferson Dermatology Associates in Philadelphia, PA. There she was a sub-investigator on two clinical trials, co-author on journal articles submitted for peer review, and treated patients including infants and children through adults. Jessica enjoyed working with patients to create daily regimens for sun protection and optimal skin health.
Jessica is board-certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants. Her professional affiliations include the AAPA, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Pennsylvania Dermatology Physician Assistants, Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of Dermatology for Physician Assistants, and volunteer for the National Psoriasis Foundation. She enjoys working with inflammatory skin disease patients especially atopic dermatitis and psoriasis, allergic contact dermatitis, acne, warts, suspicious skin lesions, and skin cancer screenings. Jessica is excited to begin serving patients in the Lehigh Valley.
She graduated from Parkland High School prior to completing her bachelor’s degree at The University of Iowa in Journalism and Communication Studies. Jessica was a five-year Academic All American and Division I field hockey player for the Hawkeyes. She returned to the Lehigh Valley, earned her Master of Arts degree in English from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA, and taught at Parkland and Emmaus High Schools prior to attending Temple University.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her family and friends, attending Formula 1 races and cars & coffee events with her husband Anthony, watching Iowa Hawkeye field hockey and football, trying new recipes, and running the trails in the Lehigh Valley.