Joseph Tamimie, M.D., ’79, Occupational Medicine
Dr. Tamimie has been the medical director and chief executive officer for the East Jefferson Occupational Medicine Clinics for more than 15 years. These clinics have served the occupational health needs for the communities of Metairie and Kenner, Louisiana including among other clients, Jefferson Parish Firefighters, Jefferson Parish School Board, city of Kenner Personnel, Kenner Police and Fire departments, and numerous Paramedic, EMT and first responder organizations. He also has served as medical director for all medical personnel of East Jefferson General Hospital (more than 2,500 employees) one of the largest community hospitals in state of Louisiana. He is medical director for Community Volunteer Services of East Jefferson General Hospital.
He has served on the Emergency Preparedness Committee for East Jefferson General Hospital for many years.
Showcasing a spirit of volunteerism, he and his oldest daughter, Casey, are shown here photographed together. The photo was taken when she was in Louisiana on one of several trips to help clean up and restore houses with her classmates from the Nazareth College.