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Oct 29 2014

NYIT Medical Students Deliver Hands-On Care at Health Screening Events

Oct 22 2014

Turkish Art Exhibit Opens at NYIT Gallery 61

Oct 10 2014

TEDx Explores Harmonic Tectonics

Oct 03 2014

NYIT Students Surpass the $1 Million Mark in Combined Earnings from Internships

Sep 24 2014

TEDxNYIT: Creating Harmony in a World Experiencing Tectonic Shifts

Nov 18 2014

Open House

Faculty: David Jackson
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