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Jul 17 2014

Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic

Jul 15 2014

NYIT Awards Research Grants

Jul 15 2014

NYIT’s M.S. in Instructional Technology Approved in Abu Dhabi

Jul 10 2014

NYIT Names Executive Director for Abu Dhabi Campus

Jul 10 2014

NYIT Researcher Continues Discoveries of Links Between Thyroid Hormones and Heart Health

Faculty: David Jackson

David Jackson, PA-C, DHSc, DFAAPA

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 and Clinical Appointments

  • September 2013 - Present: Associate Professor, Clinical Coordinator & Director of Admissions, New York Institute of Technology, Department of Physician Assistant Studies
  • January 2005 - Present: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Long Island University, Physician Assistant Program 
  • November 1995 - 2012: Physician Assistant, Emergency Care Center, Glens Falls Hospital, Glens Falls, New York.
     


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
    • President, 2003 - 2004
       
  • Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants, 2003 - present
  • Liaison to the American College of Emergency Physician’s Medical and Legal Affairs Committee ,  2009 - 2011
  • Association of Family Practice Physician Assistants, 2014 – present
  • Medicaid Redesign Team: Workforce Flexibility and Change of Scope of Practice Work Group, New York State, September 2011 – December 2011

 
Selected Publications, Peer Reviewed

  • Jackson, D. I. (2010). Grand Rounds: Man, 65, with delayed pain after hand Injury. Clinician Reviews, 20(5), 14-16.
     

Poster Presentations, Peer Reviewed

  • Ahkbasheva, F., Cherian, B., Cox, J., Garing, J., Masuda, D., Jackson, D. I., (2014, May). The Incorporation of Electrocardiograms in Pre-Participation Sports Physicals in the African American Athlete. Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Boston, MA.
  • Capizzi, A., Finer, J., Mazzocchi, A., Neal, B., Jackson, D. I. (2014, May). Physician Assistant Return Rates to Health Professional Shortage Areas. Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Boston, MA.
  • Collie, C., Golubic, C., Johnston, G., Parmelee, T., (2014, May). Is the User Aware of Hazardous Noise Exposure from Their Portable Music Players? Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Boston, MA.
  • Damiani, M., Magioncalda, J., Mehmood, G., Roberts, T.M., Jackson. D. I. (2014, May). Utilization of the Ottawa Ankle rules by physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Boston, MA.
  • Ketner, A., Salamon, M., Vesperman, K., Waterkotte, M., Jackson, D. I., (2014, May). Does the method of contraception correlate to the frequency of routine gynecological examinations? Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Boston, MA.
  • Amill, L., Bienz, J., Walsh, L., Jackson, D.I., (2013, October). The effects of organ donation education on physician assistant donor status. Poster session, presented at the New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Tarrytown, NY.
  • Fiedor, J.A., Funfgeld, C. J., Noel, P., Jackson, D.I., (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.
  • Fornuto, C., Moran, Y., Skiba, J., Walfridson, S, Zacharia, J., Jackson, D. I., (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.
  • Indorf, J., Luisi, N., Mitchell, M., Nicolosi, P., Simpson, C., Jackson, D. I., (2012, June). What’s in a name? Poster session, presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Toronto, Canada
  • Kudlak, K., Maher, L., Metz, H., Siegel, N., Jackson, D. I., (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.
  • Bukarac, S., Mucker, E., Parver, A., Riggs, E., Yuzuk, A., Jackson, D. I., (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.
     

Selected Publications, Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Jackson, D.I., (2013, August). Improving Physician-PA Ratios in New York, A Play-by-Play. PA Professional, 5(7), 6.
     

Selected Presentations

  • 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
  • Making the Grade Financially and Retiring as a Millionaire. New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference; Saratoga, NY; October 2010
  • Resume Writing and Interviewing Tips. New York State Society of Physician Assistants Fall CME Conference; Saratoga, NY; September 2008


Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Educator Award, New York Institute of Technology; May 16, 2014
  • 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