Curriculum Vitae

The Life of 

L. Joseph Parker MD

Certified in:

Advanced Trauma Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Advanced Pediatric Life Support

Basic Life Support

2007 to 2012 Medical Park Hospital, Hope Arkansas

Positions held

Director of Emergency Medicine and Trauma

Chief of Medicine

Vice Chief of Staff

Owner of Hope Urgent Care 2009 to present

2005 to 2007 Private Practice in Urgent Care

2003 Patented an emergency cardiac device

1998 to 2000 Practiced Emergency Medicine

1997 to 1998 USAF officer with deferment to study Emergency Medicine

Wright Patterson AFB, Dayton, Emergency Medicine

Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, Emergency Medicine

Scott AFB, East St Louis, Emergency Medicine

Keesler AFB, Biloxi, General Surgery

1997 Graduated from the Mayo Medical School with MD

1993 to 1997 Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic, MN on deferment from the USAF

1990 to 1993 USAF officer commanding Minuteman II ICBMs and awarded the Air Force Achievement Medal, Presidential Unit Citation and Defense Service Medal Graduated from Roosevelt University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

Graduated from Chaminade University with an Associates Degree in Business Management

1988 to 1989 Hawaii State Sheriff’s Department

1983 to 1987 United States Marine Corps
 serving with the 1st Marine Amphibious Brigade and awarded the Marine Good Conduct Medal and the Meritorious Unit Citation

1983 Graduated from Eureka Springs Arkansas High School with honors 


Dr. Donald Duncan                (ER Doctor)             

Mr. Jerry McIntyre                 (Investigator)

Mr. Tim Keck                          (Friend)