Bruce D. Askey is member of the Fitzgerald faculty. Fitzgerald Health Education Associates is an international provider of nurse practitioner certification preparation and continuing education for healthcare providers.
Mr. Askey is a certified Adult NP who currently practices in the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Guthrie Clinic in Sayre, PA. He applies his skills to the evaluation, diagnosis and management of various gastroenterologic diseases including cirrhosis, abnormal liver enzymes, infectious hepatitis, and other liver diseases, as well as Inflammatory Bowel Disease, GERD, Dysphagia, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and Pancreatic Diseases.
Mr. Askey is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and has presented a variety of gastroenterologic and hepatic topics at national, state and local conferences including the National Conference for Nurse Practitioners. In the recent past, Mr. Askey served on the Critical Care and Trauma Course Faculty of Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre PA, the Joint Education and Training Faculty, Elmira, NY and as Guest Faculty at Elmira College, Elmira, NY.
In addition to serving as a Principle Investigator and a Sub Investigator for many research projects, on various clinical gastroenterologic and hepatic topics, Mr. Askey has published many articles in The Clinical Advisor, a journal for nurse practitioners and physician assistants for which he is a contributing editor. He also edited a chapter titled "Gastrointestinal Disorders" in the 9th edition of Lippincotts Manual of Nursing Practice.
Mr. Askey has recorded the audio programs Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A primer for the primary care provider, Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome: A primer for the primary care provider and Differential Diagnosis of Abdominal Pain 2E. These are all available through Fitzgerald Health Education Associates.