Providers

Jessica DeMauro, PA-C

Jessica DeMauro, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Jessica is a licensed and certified Physician Assistant and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since January 2016. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Spanish Language and Literature from Saint John’s University and her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from James Madison University. Prior to joining the staff at Health Services, Jessica worked at Upstate University Hospital, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension and the YAI National Institute for People with Disabilities. She is a member of the New York State Society of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Jacqueline Empey, R.Ph.

Jacqueline Empey, R.Ph.
Pharmacist

Jackie is a registered pharmacist and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since February of 2016. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Albany College of Pharmacy. Prior to coming to Syracuse University, Jackie worked at Rite Aid for 10 years and 6 years for Health Direct, a division of Kinney Drugs.

Michelle Fassinger, RPA-C

Michelle Fassinger, RPA-C
Physician Assistant

Michelle is a licensed and certified Physician Assistant and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since February 2016. She received an Associate’s Degree in Humanities from Onondaga Community College and a Bachelor of Science and her Physician Assistant degree from Gannon University. Prior to joining the staff at Health Services, Michelle worked in orthopedics; both in the operating room and the office. She also worked in gastroenterology and in an urgent care setting.

Catherine Goodwin, MS, NP-C

Catherine Goodwin, MS, NP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Heidi Kinnaly, PMHNP-BC

Heidi Kinnaly, PMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Heidi is a licensed Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry, and board certified Psychiatric Family Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since January 2015. She earned her Associates Degree from St. Joseph’s College of Nursing, Bachelor’s Degree from Ohio University, Masters from Walden University and Post Masters from SUNY Upstate Medical University. Prior to joining the staff at Health Services, Heidi worked at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Vet Center in Syracuse, NY.

Katherine Manser, BSN, FNP-C

Katherine Manser, BSN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Kathy is a licensed and certified Family Nurse Practitioner and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since 2009. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from D’Youville College in and received her Nurse Practitioner in Family Health from Community General Hospital. She is a member of the New York State Nurse Practitioner’s Association, the Syracuse Chapter of the NYS Nurse Practitioner’s Association and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  

Robin Maurer, CNP, R-PAC

Robin Maurer, CNP, R-PAC
Nurse Practitioner

Ms. Maurer is a licensed and certified Family Nurse Practitioner and a Physician Assistant, she has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since 2006. She attended St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing and LeMoyne College and graduated from the Albany Medical College Nurse Practitioner Program. Prior to joining the staff at the Health Services, Ms. Maurer practiced locally in family medicine for over 30 years.

Jennifer McCaul, MD
Physician

Marilyn Niland, MS, FNP-BC

Marilyn Niland, MS, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner

Marilyn is a licensed and certified Family Nurse Practitioner and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since 2000. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing and Nazareth College and a Master’s of Science in Nursing from Upstate University Medical Center. Prior to coming to Syracuse University Marilyn worked as an RN in an allergy/asthma specialty office.  She is a member of the NYS Nurse Practitioner’s Association and the Syracuse University Health Services Professional Development Committee.

Lisa Thomas, RD

Lisa Thomas, RD
Dietitian

Lisa Thomas is a Registered Dietician and has been employed at Syracuse University Health Services since 2009. Lisa received a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from Texas State University and completed a Dietetic Internship Practicum. Lisa has 10 years of experience working in the field of eating disorder recovery and prevention and clinical dietetics which includes working for a partial hospitalization for the treatment of eating disorders here in Syracuse. Lisa is a member of the Association for Size Diversity and Health (ASDAH).

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