Founder

Dr. Stephen Fitzmeyer

Dr. Fitzmeyer

Stephen Fitzmeyer, MD

Founder/Professor

Jax Code Academy was founded by Dr. Stephen Fitzmeyer, a Physician Informaticist and expert in web development. He is the Acting Director and Lead Instructor at Jax Code Academy.

Dr. Fitzmeyer is a physician trained in clinical informatics, having completed an NRSA Research Post-doc Fellowship at Boston Medical Center and an Advanced Medical Informatics Post-doc Fellowship at the Veterans Administration Boston Healthcare System.

He is also a specialist in Web Development and Health IT with over 35 years of experience.  Over the course of his career, he has built hundreds of web-based applications for clients including MIT, UF Medical School, Treatment Scores, UNF, Boston College, Boston Children’s Museum, Houghton Mifflin Interactive (Curious George and The Polar Express), ZDNet, WGBH/PBS and NOVA.

Entrepreneurial and Hackathons

Education

  • Postdoc: VA Advanced Fellowship Program in Medical Informatics, Veterans Administration Boston Healthcare System
  • Postdoc: Ruth L. Kirschstein Institutional National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellow, Boston Medical Center
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD), St. Christopher's College of Medicine