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Apr 18 2014

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee Honored for Professional and Public Service

Apr 17 2014

Water-Energy Nexus Conference in China Tackles Global Issues

Apr 16 2014

NYIT Celebrates M.B.A. Graduation at JUFE

Apr 10 2014

NYIT Anatomy Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Evolutionary Studies

Apr 04 2014

NYIT Expert to Lecture on Nation’s Physician Shortage and Poverty

Apr 27 2014

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences Expo

Apr 27 2014

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences Honors Reception

Apr 27 2014

SAE Car Show

Apr 28 2014

Energy Minor Information Session

Apr 29 2014

NYIT Connect-to-Tech High School Showcase

Faculty: David Jackson

 

David Jackson, PA-C, DHSc.

Associate Professor, Clinical Coordinator and Director of PA Admissions
Email: djacks01@nyit.edu

 

Education

  • Doctor of Health Science (DHSc) Nova Southeastern University, Florida, June 2012
  • Masters of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) University of Nebraska with specialization in Emergency Medicine, August 2007
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) Touro College School of Health Sciences, New York, Physician Assistant Program, October 1995
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) State University of New York at Albany, Major in Mathematics, Minor in Computer Science, May 1991
  • Certificate Paramedic Program, Hudson Valley Community College, New York, March 1992


Academic Appointments

  • September 2013 – Present: Associate Professor, Clinical Coordinator &Director of Admissions, , New York Institute of Technology, Department of Physician Assistant Studies, Physician Assistant Program


Research Interests

  •  Health law, PA utilization

 

Professional Activities

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants, 1993 – present
    • Board of Directors – 1st Vice Speaker ,  2013 – present
       
  • New York State Society of Physician Assistants, 1993 – present
    • Government Affairs Chair, 2012 – present
    • President, 2010 – 2011
       
  • Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants, 2003 – present
  • Liaison to the American College of Emergency Physician’s Medical and Legal Affairs Committee ,  2009 – 2011
  • Medicaid Redesign Team: Workforce Flexibility and Change of Scope of Practice Work Group, New York State, September 2011 – December 2011.

 
Selected Publications

  • Jackson, D.I., Fiedor, J.A., Funfgeld, C. J., Noel, P., (2013, May). Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: Percieved barriers influencing parents’ decisions to vaccinate their sons. Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Washington D.C.
  • Jackson, D. I., Fornuto, C., Moran, Y., Skiba, J., Walfridson, S, Zacharia, J., (2012, October). The Association Between Early Life Salting Habits and Later Life Hypertension. Poster session presented at the New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Tarrytown, NY.
  • Jackson, D. I., Indorf, J., Luisi, N., Mitchell, M., Nicolosi, P., Simpson, C., (2012, June). What’s in a name? Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Toronto, Canada
  • Jackson, D. I., Kudlak, K., Maher, L., Metz, H., Siegel, N., (2011, June). Emergency department providers’ application of the NEXUS and Canadian c-spine rules. Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Jackson, D. I., Bukarac, S., Mucker, E., Parver, A., Riggs, E., Yuzuk, A., (2011, June). Does healthcare marketing using social networking target the intended audience? Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Jackson, D. I. (2010). Grand Rounds: Man, 65, with delayed pain after hand Injury. Clinician Reviews, 20(5), 14-16.

 
Selected Presentations

  • Boosting HPV Immunization Rates in Adolescents: Overcoming Obstacles Co-presentation with Dr. Martin Mahoney, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Parsippany, NJ; June 2013
  • Nuts and Bolts of the AAPA House of Delegates and a Role for Future Leaders, New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference; Tarrytown, NY; October 2012
  • Diagnosing and Managing Inflammatory Bowel Disease, How to Avoid Three Common Errors, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Cary, NC; June 2012
  • Sharing the Care: Managing the MI patient Postdischarge. Co-presentation with Dr. Randall M. Zusman, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Dearborn, MI; June 2011
  • Achieving Optimal Blood Pressure Control: Does Your First Choice Matter? Co-presentation with Dr. Randall M. Zusman, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Dearborn, MI; June 2011
  • Improving the Management of Atrial Fibrillation. Co-presentation with John McGinnity, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Dearborn, MI; June 2011
  • Making the Grade Financially and Retiring as a Millionaire. New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference; Saratoga, NY; October 2010
  • Antiplatelet Therapy Across the Spectrum. Co-presentation with Dr. Randall M. Zusman, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Dearborn, MI; June 2010
  • Osteoporosis Update: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment.  Co-presentation with Dr. Mary Knudtson, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Dearborn, MI; June 2010
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Tracing the Diagnosis. Co-presentation with Dr. Mary Knudtson, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Phoenix, AZ; November 2009
  • Update on Type 2 Diabetes: Incorporating Incretin-Based Therapies into Treatment Strategies. Co-presentation with Dr. Michael Cobble, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Phoenix, AZ; November 2009
  • The Tired and the Restless: It may be Restless Leg Syndrome.Co-presentation with Mr. Lane Edwards Jr, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Phoenix, AZ; November 2009
  • Caring for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease Across the Disease Spectrum. Co-presentation with Dr. Pierre Tariot, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Phoenix, AZ; November 2009
  • Update on Hypogonadism and Testosterone Replacement Therapy. Co-presentation with Dr. Cully Carson, Practicing Clinicians Exchange; Phoenix, AZ; November 2009


Honors & Awards

  • Educator of the Year, New York Institute of Technology; May 16, 2013
  • Educator of the Year, New York Institute of Technology; May 20, 2011
  • Standard of Excellence in Teaching Award, New York Institute of Technology; September 13, 2010
  • President’s Leadership Award, New York State Society of Physician Assistants; September 2008
  • President’s Service Award, New York State Society of Physician Assistants; September 2006
  • President’s Award, New York State Society of Physician Assistants; September 2003
  • President’s Outstanding Leadership Award, New York State Society of Physician Assistants; September 2002
  • President’s Award, New York State Society of Physician Assistants; September 2001
  • James H Carnahan Safety Service Award, American Red Cross, June 1991
  • Presidential Undergraduate Leadership Awards, State University of New York at Albany
    • Five Quad Leadership Award, May 1989
    • Great Dane Leadership Award, May 1989