Dr. Jerome B. Simon reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Simon is an internist with specialized training in gastroenterology at the Kingston General and Hotel Dieu hospitals in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Medicine at Queen's University in Kingston. In 2000 Dr. Simon received the Aesculapian Society Education Award, as he had in 1995 and 1999. In each year from 2001 through 2004 he received the Aesculapian Society Phase IIE Teaching Award. He has also received the Basmajian Award for his research. Dr. Simon has been an active researcher and lecturer and is widely published in Canada and the United States.
Education and Training
MD: Queen's University, Kingston, ON, 1962
Rotating Intern: Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, 1962–1963
Junior Assistant and Senior Assistant Resident in Medicine: Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, 1963–1965
Training Resident in Gastroenterology: Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, QC, 1965–1966
Clinical Postdoctoral Fellow: Liver Study Unit, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1966–1967
Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Liver Study Unit, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1967–1969
Royal College of Physicians of Canada
American Board of Internal Medicine
Queen's University, Department of Medicine, Kingston, ON:
Fellow in Medicine, Yale University and Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 1966–1969
This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.