Jay Adam Zimmermann, M.D.
Penn State Hershey Medical Group Elizabethtown
1 Continental Drive
Elizabethtown, PA 17022
Tel: 800-243-1455 / 717-361-0666 Fax: 717-361-0202
Patient Services Provided
Full service outpatient family medicine: acute care, procedures including biopsies, joint injections, IUDs, and prenatal care.
Jay Zimmermann, M.D., was born in New England but moved to Michigan during his elementary school years. Dr. Zimmermann attended the University of Michigan for both undergraduate and medical school. He completed his residency and an academic fellowship at the University of Virginia. During his time at the University of Virginia, Dr. Zimmermann studied information mastery/evidence-based medicine (EBM) and furthered his research and teaching abilities. He then worked in a rural family practice in Virginia. At Penn State Hershey, Dr. Zimmermann currently teaches medical students and has incorporated EBM in the medical student, Physician Assistant, and resident curricula. Additionally, Dr. Zimmermann is involved in continuing education for faculty members.
Residency, Family Medicine, University of Virginia Medical Center (Charlottesville) (2004) M.D., University of Michigan Hospitals & Health Centers (2001)
Education and Quality Improvement
Graduate and Resident Medical Education
Continuing Medical Education
In response to WMS practice guidelines for eye injuries and illnesses. Zimmermann, J (co-author)
Peptic Ulser Disease and Gastritis Chapter. Co-author. Submitted for: 4th edition of Taylor's Manual of Family Medicine Zimmermann J (co-author)
Coffee Talks: An Innovative Approach to Teaching Clinical Reasoning and Information Mastery to Medical Student Alan Adelman, MD, MS; Nancy Adams, MLIS, Jay Zimmermann, MD
Flipping the Classroom: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Spring Conference
http://www.fmdrl.org/index.cfm?event=c.accessResource&rid=4305 Ebell MH, Ferenchick G, Smith M, Barry H, Slawson D, Shaughnessy A, Forsch R, Li S, Wilkes M, Usatine R
Chapter - Transverse Myelitis - e-Essential Evidence 1st ed. Show all publications »
Honors and Awards
Penn State Hershey Medical Center Family & Community Medicine Exceptional Teacher Award 2011, 2012, 2013 Penn State Hershey Medical Center Family & Community Medicine Exceptional Role Model Award 2011, 2012, 2013 Penn State Hershey Medical Center Family & Community Medicine Chair's Award 2012 Penn State Hershey Medical Center College of Medicine Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching 2012