Newsmaker: Dr. Timothy L. Jackson
By Andrew Conte
Published: Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
Noteworthy: Inducted as a fellow of the American College of Physicians in internal medicine
Residence: Chippewa, Beaver County
Family: Wife, Frances; children, twins Megan and Nicole, 19, twins Brittany and Kristen, 16, son Ryan, 10
Occupation: Internal medicine, primary care physician, Heritage Valley Medical Group; adjunct faculty member, Duquesne University's physician assistant program; medical director at Gentiva/Odyssey Hospice in Crafton, Franciscan Manor in Beaver Falls and Progressive Home Health in Monaca
Hobbies: Golf and reading
Education: Duquesne School of Pharmacy, Bachelor of Science in pharmacology, 1983; Duquesne, graduate studies in pharmacology and toxicology; Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, medical degree, 1989; internal medicine residency, Allegheny General Hospital
Quote: “It's a validation of all the efforts you put into your specialty. I have a great passion for taking care of patients, and it's nice to have the recognition from your peers.”
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