"Dr. Eugene Stead, founder of the PA profession, once said 'I get up to communicate and learn.' I believe that in our interactions with patients we are given great opportunities to teach and to learn. I strive to maintain open communication and collaboration with my patients to achieve the best possible outcomes and to empower patients through education." Ms. Caine received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Boise State University. She later received her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). She is a member of several organizations including the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Gastroenterology Physician Assistant Society. Ms. Caine treats patients at The Oregon Clinic - Gastroenterology West. When Ms. Caine is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. She spends time outdoors and has a fondness for archery and fly-fishing. She also devotes a great deal of time to baking cupcakes and quilting.