Jemima H. Tso, MD, FAAP

Tso 2011Education
Doctorate of Medicine, Far Eastern University, N. Reyes Medical Foundation Institute of Medicine (Manila, Philippines), 1983
Research in Microbiology and Immunology, University of the Philippines System Institute of Public Health (Philippines), 1974-1975 Bachelor of Science, Far Eastern University (Philippines), 1972

Post Doctoral Training
Internship/Residency in Pediatrics: Children’s Hospital of King’s Daughter, Norfolk VA (1989-1992)
Postgraduate Intern, Far Eastern University Hospital, Manila Philippines (1983-1984)

Licensure and Board Certification
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, 1992; recertified 1999, 2006.
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Licenses: Washington

American Academy of Pediatrics
Christian Medical and Dental Association
Washington State Medical Association
Lewis County Medical Association
Filipino-American Physicians of Washington

Professional PositionsĀ andĀ Major Appointments
Pediatrician, Dr. Anita Paves Clinic, Chehalis WA (1997-1999)
Pediatrician, Auburn Children’s Clinic, Auburn WA (1992-1997)
Chief, Dept. of Pediatrics, Auburn Regional Medical Center, Auburn WA (1995-1996) General practice, Quezon City, Philippines (1985)
Rural Health Physician, Quezon City, Philippines (1984)

Awards & Honors
American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award

Personal Interests
Dr. Tso and her husband Siu Wan grew up in the Philippines, immigrating to the U.S. as young adult. They have two married children and one grandson. Dr. Tso is fluent in half a dozen languages and enjoys singing, reading, and gardening. Dr. Tso and her fellow Missionettes volunteer regularly in our community and abroad. She has traveled extensively with her family and as a volunteer on medical missions in the Philippines, El Salvador, Mexico, the Dominican Republic, East Africa, and China.