University of Nebraska Medical Center

Jason Barbaretta, MD

House Officer I

Jason Barbaretta, MD


Jason Barbaretta


Dillsburg, PA

Where did you go for undergraduate and medical school?

High Point University and Penn State College of Medicine

Career aspirations:

I would like to practice gastroenterology and be involved with medical school curriculum development.

What was your first job?

I worked for the family dry cleaning company in high school.

What is the furthest you've traveled from Omaha?

I've spent the majority of my life on the east coast so I am new to the Midwest.

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?

I would love to have a career like Bill Simmons as a sports writer and podcast host.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?

I would go to a local lake to kayak with my wife and run with my two dogs.

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point?