Jason is an alumnus from the University of Texas in Austin, where he is an clinical instructor in the School of Nursing. Jason began his journey in medicine as an EMT in New Orleans where he practiced as a paramedic and worked in 911 for the city and during hurricane Katrina. He became a registered nurse and was drawn to a holistic and person-centered care in medicine. He pursued Chinese medicine at the Academy for Oriental Medicine at Austin and became a licensed acupuncturist. Wanting more from the world of science, Jason attained a master’s degree in nursing and became a family nurse practitioner. He is currently enrolled in a PhD nursing program with a research focus in human trafficking. His medical background includes family practice, traditional Chinese medicine, urology, emergency medicine, chronic pain and rehab, hospice and palliative care and skilled nursing. He enjoys a healthy lifestyle as well as dining out, art shows, live music, and volunteering. Jason strives to combine science and holism in caring for his patients.