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Newsmaker: Dr. Timothy L. Jackson

| Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, 12:02 a.m.
Dr. Timothy L. Jackson Noteworthy: Inducted as a fellow of the American College of Physicians in internal medicine. Age: 52 Residence: Chippewa Township, Beaver County Family: Wife, Frances; Children, twins, Megan and Nicole, 19; twins, Brittany and Kristen, 16; son, Ryan, 10. Education: Duquesne School of Pharmacy, BS in pharmacology, 1983; Duquesne, graduate studies in pharmacology and toxicology; Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, MD, 1989. Internal medicine residency, Allegheny General Hospital. 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. 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.”

Noteworthy: Inducted as a fellow of the American College of Physicians in internal medicine

Age: 52

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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