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Chief Flight Physician and Assistant Medical Director, Vanderbilt LifeFlight
Assistant Medical Director, Nashville Fire Department

Dr. Panas attended medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine and residency in Emergency Medicine at Vanderbilt. Following residency, she completed EMS Fellowship at Vanderbilt and Med Flight Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Panas has been active in EMS since college and has been working as a flight physician since 2012. Her clinical interests include prehospital care and EMS education. Outside of medicine, she enjoys running, yoga, baking, and spending time with her husband, daughter, and goofy dogs.


Ashley Panas, MD

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

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