TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Dr. Jonas Cooper

Dr. Jonas Cooper, 38, of O’Hara, of the Butler Health System, created a webinar for an educational series for the Heart Rhythm Society, a Washington D.C.-based organization that seeks to recognize and promote excellence in the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. The webinar, which will be available to an international audience, will focus on how to interpret data from a defibrillator.
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 11:27 p.m.
 

Dr. Jonas Cooper

Noteworthy: Began a webinar for an educational series for the Heart Rhythm Society, a Washington-based organization that seeks to recognize and promote excellence in the field of cardiac pacing and electrophysiology. The webinar will be available to an international audience and focus on how to interpret data from a defibrillator.

Age: 38.

Residence: O'Hara.

Family: Wife, Carla, and sons Sam, 7, and Eliot, 1.

Occupation: Director of cardiac electrophysiology for the Butler Health System

Background: Formerly worked for UPMC Health System. He was an assistant professor of medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, where he published many scholarly articles on electrophysiology.

Education: Medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in 2001; master's degree from Harvard University School of Public Health in 2008.

Quote: “I've had the benefit of excellent mentors over the years. I want to give back to all of the people who are going to be the next generation to interpret the (defibrillator) tracing.”

— Bill Vidonic

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Three arrested in armed robbery in Lawrenceville
  2. Pittsburgh police say officers in video did not use excessive force
  3. U.S. Marshals fugitive task force arrests man wanted in McKeesport homicide
  4. Appellate court upholds most of jury’s verdict against officials of Lemington Home for the Aged
  5. Charges officially dropped against Ford, who is recovering from surgery
  6. W.Va. natural gas line explodes near Ohio border
  7. Hillview Street in Overbrook to be closed until Feb. 9
  8. Mt. Lebanon High School to sell its planetarium equipment
  9. Jan. 31 fundraiser to aid Homestead’s recovery from fire
  10. Project to End Human Trafficking volunteers help Uganda
  11. Grandview development plan inches ahead in Mt. Washington