Title: Physician Assistant, Consultant
Company: Waterbury Hospital
Location: Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
Jon Lum, Physician Assistant and Consultant at Waterbury Hospital, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Health Care Providers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in rheumatology and health care.
Mr. Lum knew he was destined to help others at an early age, which prompted him to go in to the health care field. In this respect, Mr. Lum has been working as a physician assistant since 1986, when he started at the Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, FL. From there, he transferred to the Correctional Medical Systems, Inc. for a few years before bringing his talents to the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. From 1997 to 2003, he worked at the Arthritis Center of Connecticut. Since 2003, he has worked as a physician assistant at the Danbury Internal Medicine Associates and in 2004, also started working at the Waterbury Hospital.
Mr. Lum earned a Bachelor of Arts in the field from Trevecca Nazarene University in 1986. He is certified in respiratory therapy from Bay City College and in surgical technology from the Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing. In addition to working as a PA, Mr. Lum has been a lead project designer at the World Trade Center Site Memorial Competition since 2003 and a consultant for Pfizer.
In order to stay abreast of industry trends and developments, Mr. Lum maintains affiliation with the Society of Physician Assistants in Rheumatology, the Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants. In his spare time he enjoys volunteering at a pet shelter, photography and running marathons. Looking toward the future, he endeavors to continue helping others in the medical field.
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