Ronald N. Jones, M.D., FCAP, FASCP, FIDSA, FAAM
Dr. Jones (founder and CEO/President of JMI Laboratories, established 2001) is a board certified Anatomic and Clinical Pathologist specializing in Clinical and Research Microbiology.
has spent a significant portion of his
career in academia including previous academic appointments at Oregon Health Sciences University
, the University of Iowa College of Medicine
and a current position at Tufts University School of Medicine
Previously, Dr. Jones
was based in a managed-care setting as Laboratory Director for Kaiser-Permanente
, Northwest Permanente Medical Group
in Portland, Oregon for 17 years.
Dr. Jones' research interests have been focused in antimicrobial resistance and new drug development and he has published extensively in this area, authoring over 1,600 peer-reviewed publications and a similar number of abstracts to international meetings and was Editor-in-Chief of the journal Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease for 24 years.
Because of his
dedication to his
field and his
impressive list of publications, Dr. Jones
has long been considered one of the world's leading experts in antimicrobial research.