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Jason Konopack, MD, MPH

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 Jason Konopack, MD, MPH Jason Konopack, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
Family Medicine at Old Town
25827 SE Highway 19
Old Town, Florida 32680
(352) 542-0068 Fax: (352) 542-1843
e-mail: jkonopack@ufl.edu

Professional Biography

Jason Konopack, M.D., M.P.H., joined the University of Florida College of Medicine in July 2016 as Assistant Professor in the Department of Community Health and Family Medicine.  Dr. Konopack works at the Family Medicine – Old Town location as well as teaching at Shands UF on inpatient service.  He attended the University of South Florida where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Microbiology, and a Master’s Degree in Public Health with a concentration on Global Health and Communicable Disease. Additionally, he received an Infection Control Certificate from University of South Florida. He then attended the Florida State University College of Medicine where he earned his medical degree. He completed family medicine residency at University of Florida.

Dr. Konopack is board certified in family medicine.  He has written articles for The American Journal of Infection Control and presented research at APIC Conferences.  Dr. Konopack is highly involved in community activities and volunteers to provide medical care to underserved populations.

He has been recognized with the Outstanding Performance in Geriatrics Award from the Florida Geriatrics Society, and the SHARP Award, in Recognition of Outstanding Research presented by the Chair of the Global Health Department at the USF College of Public Health. From the University of Florida Family Medicine Residency, he has been recognized with the Outstanding Professionalism Award and the Outstanding Performance in Counseling Award.

Dr. Konopack’s interests include public health and safety; improving the impact of, and patient experiences in, primary care; geriatrics; empowering patients to radically change their health outcomes with lifestyle improvements; and medical education.

Education/Training

Program/Degree Institution Field/Specialty
BS University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida
Microbiology
MPH University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida
Global Health and Communicable Disease
MD Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida
Medicine
Residency University of Florida,
Gainesville, Florida
Family Medicine

 

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Performance in Geriatrics Award –  Florida Geriatrics Society
  • SHARP Award,  for “Outstanding Research”-  Global Health Department, USF College of Public Health

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine
  • Infection Control Certificate

Academic Interests

  • Medical Education
  • Global Health and Safety
  • Infectious Diseases

Clinical Interests

  • Dermatology Procedures
  • Joint Injections
  • Preventative Health Care
  • Healthy Living