Jerome J Schnapp, MD, FACP, FACR

 

Dr Schnapp is a diplomat of the national board of Medical Examiners and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a fellow of the American College of Rheumatology.

Dr. Schnapp served in the US Army Medical Corps with the rank of Major and was chief of Professional Services at the Rader Army Clinic, Walter Reed Army Medical Center.  He was awarded the US Army Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service. He currently serves as associate clinical professor of Medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences and is involved in teaching medical students on a regular basis. He has conducted numerous research studies ans clinical trials, with special interest in non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, lipid lowering, analgesic, anti-hypertensive and ulcer preventative therapies. He is credited with development of eight FDA approved drugs for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Dr. Schnapp has volunteered his time as a lecturer on health disorders and assists in a program designed to improve the skills of learning disabled students at Howard Community College.