CRMC adds neurohospitalist

Ansell.
Ansell.

COOKEVILLE – Cookeville Regional Medical Center (CRMC) has added a neurohospitalist, Jacqueline Ansell, M.D., to its medical staff.

Ansell is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and board certified by the American Board of Neurology. She moved to Cookeville from Clarksville, where she practiced neurology at Gateway Medical Center. Prior, she worked in a neurology clinic at Blanchfield Army Community Hospital in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, and worked in a private neurology practice in Northport/Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

She received her medical degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She completed an internship in 1990 at Dalhousie University. She also completed her residency training in internal medicine, psychiatry and neurology at Dalhousie. Ansell is advanced trained in electromyography (EMG).

Ansell is a clinical assistant professor at Meharry Medical College in Nashville as well as an adjunct clinical faculty member at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harrogate.

She is a fellow of the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM), a member of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), a member of the Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), and member of the American Medical Association (AMA).

The concept of a neurohospitalist is still relatively new. Ansell is the second neurohospitalist listed on CRMC’s website. She will work alongside Dr. Dalia Miller to provide care for hospital inpatients.