E. Forrest Jessee, Jr., M.D.
1401 Johnston Willis Drive, Suite 1200
Richmond, Virginia 23235
(804)323-1401

EDUCATION:
 
  1967 The Collegiate Schools, Richmond, Virginia
 
  1968 – 1971 Hampden-Sydney College, Farmville, Virginia: B.S. Degree
Freshman Football
Varsity Track (Captain)
Theta Chi Social Fraternity (President)
Union Philanthropic Literary Society (President)
Phi Beta Kappa
Omicron Delta Kappa
Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities
Chi Beta Phi Honorary Scientific Fraternity
Eta Sigma Phi Honorary Classic Fraternity
Anna Carrington Harrison Award for Leadership
Sportsmanship Award – Varsity Track – 1971
 
  1972 – 1976 Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia: M.D. Degree
H. Hudnall Ware Award (Highest Honor Graduate Co-Recipient)
William Branch Porter Silver Stethoscope Award (Outstanding Student in Internal Medicine)
Alpha Omega Alpha (Junior Year) – National Medical Honor Society
Sigma Zeta (Honorary Science Society)
A.D. Williams Award for Outstanding Academic Performance 2nd& 3rdyear
Mosby Scholarship Book Award (Outstanding Student in Obstetrics/Gynecology)
Pathology Slide of the Week Award Winner for 1972-73 School Year

POST-DOCTORAL TRAINING:
 
  1975 – 1976 Internship, Internal Medicine, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
 
  1976 – 1977 Junior Assistant Resident, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
 
  1977 – 1978 Assistant Resident, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
 
  1978 – 1980 Fellow in Rheumatology, Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
 

WORK HISTORY:
 
  1980 – 1993 Associate Clinical Professor, Rheumatology, Medical College of Virginia,
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
  1980 - 2000 Rheumatologist, James and Jessee Medical Associates, Inc.
1401 Johnston Willis Drive, #4300, Richmond, Virginia 23235
  2000 – Present Rheumatologist, Arthritis Specialists, Ltd.
1401 Johnston Willis Drive, #1200, Richmond, Virginia 23235
President 2000-2016, Treasurer 2016 – Present

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENT:
 
    Johnston Willis Hospital, Chippenham Medical Center (Active)
St. Mary’s Hospital, Retreat Hospital, St Francis Hospital and
Memorial Regional Medical Center (Consulting)

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION:
 
    Diplomat, National Board of Medicine Examiners, 1976
Virginia State Board of Medicine, License number: 27772, 1976
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1978
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine;
Subspecialty Rheumatology, 1980:

SOCIETIES AND MEMBERSHIPS:
 
    Richmond Academy of Medicine
Medical Society of Virginia
American College of Rheumatology
First Presbyterian Church
Country Club of Virginia

AWARDS
:
 
  2003 2003 Recipient Grace Branch Moore Award by Richmond Chapter of the
Arthritis Foundation for Medical Excellence

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES
:
 
    Current Board Member Treasurer and Former President – The Hawthorne
Cancer Foundation
Former Board Member Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 2009-2011

SUPPORTER:
 
    Boy’s Town
CARITAS
Children’s Hospital Foundation
Collegiate School
Cross Over Health Ministry
First Presbyterian Church
Heart of Virginia Council – Boy Scouts of America
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Make A Wish Foundation
Presbyterian Home of the Highlands
Presbyterian Home and Family Services
Richmond Christmas Mother
Ronald McDonald House
Smile Train
Special Olympics
St. Jude’s Hospital
The Hawthorne Cancer Foundation
The Virginia Home
The Virginia Home For Boys and Girls
USO