Dr. Robert Jackson, D.O., F.A.C.O.I., has served as the Associate Dean of Campus Academic Affairs, and as Chairman and Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is board certified in the specialty of Internal Medicine as well as the sub-specialty of Rheumatology. Dr. Jackson has also completed a four year tour of duty with the National Health Corps in rural Southern Missouri.
Dr. Jackson is currently president of Premier Specialty Network (PSN) and is a full time PSN Rheumatologist, practicing at nine different hospitals in the states of Missouri and Iowa.
While directing NMRHN, Dr. Jackson became acutely aware of the need to improve access to rural healthcare. With his guidance and leadership, NMRHN helped develop 5 Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) in northeast Missouri (Unionville, Milan, Macon, Memphis and Brookfield). Subsequently, Dr. Jackson developed a unique model of outreach specialty medical service for Rheumatology to serve the same hospitals.
Dr. Lary Ciesemier, D.O., F.A.A.A.I. is board certified in Internal Medicine and Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and his Doctor of Osteopathy from A.T. Still University in Kirksville, MO.
He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville and a fellowship in Allergy, Asthma and Clinical Immunology at Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE. Dr. Ciesemier is an Associate Professor and Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at A.T. Still University.
He is in private practice at Kirksville Allergy and Asthma and is the only board certified Allergist in Kirksville.