Last updated on: 2/4/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

Jack Wolfson, DO Biography

Title:
Cardiologist at Wolfson Integrative Cardiology
Position:
Con to the question "Should Any Vaccines Be Required for Children?"
Reasoning:

“Our children have the right to get infections. We have immune systems for that purposeā€¦ These are typically benign childhood conditions. We cannot sterilize the body [with vaccines]. We cannot sterilize our society. We need to be affected by these virusesā€¦ and we can treat it all naturally.”

Erin Burnett, “Watch Doctors Have Heated Debate over Vaccination,” cnn.com, Jan. 29, 2015

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Cardiologist, Wolfson Integrative Cadiology, Sep. 2012-present
  • Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation, Department of Medicine at Paradise Valley Hospital
  • Chairman, Department of Medicine at Paradise Valley Hospital
  • Cardiologist, Cardiovascular Consultants, July 2002-Aug. 2012
  • Chief Fellow, Lutheran General Hospital, 2002
  • Cardiology Fellow, Lutheran General Hospital, 1999-2002
  • Internal Medicine Resident, Lutheran General Hospital, 1996-1999
Education:
  • DO, Midwestern University, 1996
  • BS, Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992
Other:
  • Twitter handle: @TheDrsWolfson
Quoted in:
Pro & Con Quotes: Should Any Vaccines Be Required for Children?