Employment History

Central Texas VA Medical Center

Internist / Geriatrician • Temple • 2010 – present • Waco • 4/4/2005 – 2010

Academic affiliate appointment as Texas A&M University associate professor responsible for teaching second year internal medicine residents, medical students, and physician assistants on geriatrics rotations. Provide ambulatory care services and nursing home and clinic patient care to geriatric and non-geriatric patients. Coordinates with nurses, pharmacists and other staff to create a team leadership environment.

Illinois Veterans Home

Internist / Geriatrician • 3/1/1989 – 12/31/2004

Treated geriatric patients and had privileges at St. Mary’s Hospital and Blessing Hospital. Collaborated with primary care providers committed to creating a well rounded patient plan within the VA hospital. Day to day duties included hospital and nursing home rounds, meeting with nurses and discussing patient care and participating in interdisciplinary meetings.

Quincy Family Practice

Residency • 7/1/1986 – 3/1/1989

Administered care for the clinic from pediatric to geriatric patients. Performed rotations with assorted specialist physicians.

ER

Blessing Hospital • 1993-1996 (part time)

St. Mary Hospital • 1989 – 1993 (part time)

Spectrum Emergency Services • 1989 – 1993

Alexandria Physician Group (Virginia) • 1985 – 1986

Coastal Emergency Services (Virginia) • 1985 – 1986

Began working ER after general surgery residency program closed (7/1/1983 – 8/31/1984) at Franklin Square Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.


Boards

Family Medicine • 1986 – 2023

Geriatrics • 1992 – 2022

Sports Medicine • 1995 – December 31, 2025


Medical Licenses

TEXAS • #N0423 • Active – expires 8/31/2017

CALIFORNIA •coming soon

VIRGINIA • #0101037791 • Active – expires 6/30/2018

MARYLAND • #D0031977 • Inactive

NEW YORK • #157082 • Inactive

ILLINOIS • #036074934 • Inactive


Education

University of Maryland • Doctor of Medicine – May 1983

Quincy University • Master of Business Administration – August 1993

George Washington University • B.S., Zoology – 1976 • M.S., Pathology – 1979

Catholic University • B.S., Engineering – 1975


Community Service

Habitat for Humanity donor (building materials, lumber, light fixtures, etc).

Animal welfare advocate for Austin Humane Society and other animal groups.

Personally has adopted/adopts rescue dogs and cats from Ratbone Rescues, Pound Hounds Res-Q (NYC), Utopia Ranch (Texas) and the Austin Humane Society.