Jackson Woods, MD


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Instructor
  • Divisions: Family Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Academic Bio

Jackson Woods, M.D., is a family medicine physician. Dr. Woods received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine. He completed his family medicine residency and internship at LDS Hospital.Jackson Woods, M.D., is a family medicine physician. Dr. Woods received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine. He completed his family medicine residency and internship at LDS Hospital.

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency LDS Hospital
Internship LDS Hospital
Professional Medical West Virginia University School of Medicine
Undergraduate West Virginia University

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Gatesy J, Hayashi C, Motriuk D, Woods J, Lewis R (2001 Mar 30). Extreme diversity, conservation, and convergence of spider silk fibroin sequences. Science, 291(5513), 2603-5.
  2. Bhatnagar A, Willins DL, Gray JA, Woods J, Benovic JL, Roth BL (2001 Mar 16). The dynamin-dependent, arrestin-independent internalization of 5-hydroxytryptamine 2A (5-HT2A) serotonin receptors reveals differential sorting of arrestins and 5-HT2A receptors during endocytosis. J Biol Chem, 276(11), 8269-77.
  3. Abel A, Walcott J, Woods J, Duda J, Merry DE (2001 Jan 15). Expression of expanded repeat androgen receptor produces neurologic disease in transgenic mice. Hum Mol Genet, 10(2), 107-16.
  4. Woods J (2001 Jan). Methadone advocacy: the voice of the patient. Mt Sinai J Med, 68(1), 75-8.
  5. Cong WM, Bakker A, Swalsky PA, Raja S, Woods J, Thomas S, Demetris AJ, Finkelstein SD (2001). Multiple genetic alterations involved in the tumorigenesis of human cholangiocarcinoma: a molecular genetic and clinicopathological study. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, 127(3), 187-92.
  6. Hodgson M, Brodt W, Henderson D, Loftness V, Rosenfeld A, Woods J, Wright R (2000 Dec). Needs and opportunities for improving the health, safety, and productivity of medical research facilities. Environ Health Perspect, 108 Suppl 6, 1003-8.
  7. Breen N, Woods J, Bury G, Murphy AW, Brazier H (2000 Nov). A national census of ambulance response times to emergency calls in Ireland. J Accid Emerg Med, 17(6), 392-5.
  8. Harrington R, Peters S, Green J, Byford S, Woods J, McGowan R (2000 Oct 28). Randomised comparison of the effectiveness and costs of community and hospital based mental health services for children with behavioural disorders. BMJ, 321(7268), 1047-50.
  9. Walker CV, Caravatti G, Denholm AA, Egerton J, Faessler A, Furet P, Garcia-Echeverria C, Gay B, Irving E, Jones K, Lambert A, Press NJ, Woods J (2000 Oct 16). Structure-based design and synthesis of phosphinate isosteres of phosphotyrosine for incorporation in Grb2-SH2 domain inhibitors. Part 2. Bioorg Med Chem Lett, 10(20), 2343-6.
  10. Johannes C, Woods J, Crawford S, Cochran H, Tran D, Schuth B (2000 Oct 1). Electronic versus paper instruments for daily data collection. Ann Epidemiol, 10(7), 457.
  11. Woods J, Rigby S, Brinsko S, Stephens R, Varner D, Blanchard T (2000 Jun). Effect of intrauterine treatment with prostaglandin E2 prior to insemination of mares in the uterine horn or body. Theriogenology, 53(9), 1827-36.
  12. Wargovich MJ, Jimenez A, McKee K, Steele VE, Velasco M, Woods J, Price R, Gray K, Kelloff GJ (2000 Jun). Efficacy of potential chemopreventive agents on rat colon aberrant crypt formation and progression. Carcinogenesis, 21(6), 1149-55.
  13. Johannes CB, Crawford SL, Woods J, Goldstein RB, Tran D, Mehrotra S, Johnson KB, Santoro N (2000 May-Jun). An electronic menstrual cycle calendar: comparison of data quality with a paper version. Menopause, 7(3), 200-8.
  14. Berger J, Patel HV, Woods J, Hayes NS, Parent SA, Clemas J, Leibowitz MD, Elbrecht A, Rachubinski RA, Capone JP, Moller DE (2000 Apr 25). A PPARgamma mutant serves as a dominant negative inhibitor of PPAR signaling and is localized in the nucleus. Mol Cell Endocrinol, 162(1-2), 57-67.
  15. Jones MW, Kounelis S, Papadaki H, Bakker A, Swalsky PA, Woods J, Finkelstein SD (2000 Apr). Well-differentiated villoglandular adenocarcinoma of the uterine cervix: oncogene/tumor suppressor gene alterations and human papillomavirus genotyping. Int J Gynecol Pathol, 19(2), 110-7.
  16. Denkins YM, Woods J, Whitty JE, Hannigan JH, Martier SS, Sokol RJ, Salem N Jr (2000 Jan). Effects of gestational alcohol exposure on the fatty acid composition of umbilical cord serum in humans. Am J Clin Nutr, 71(1 Suppl), 300S-6S.
  17. Finkelstein SD, Dhir R, Rabinovitz M, Bischeglia M, Swalsky PA, DeFlavia P, Woods J, Bakker A, Becich M (1999 Nov). Cold-temperature plastic resin embedding of liver for DNA- and RNA-based genotyping. J Mol Diagn, 1(1), 17-22.
  18. Mulhall JP, Jahoda AE, Cairney M, Goldstein B, Leitzes R, Woods J, Payton T, Krane RJ, Goldstein I (1999 Oct). The causes of patient dropout from penile self-injection therapy for impotence. J Urol, 162(4), 1291-4.
  19. Lefebvre M, Paulweber B, Fajas L, Woods J, McCrary C, Colombel JF, Najib J, Fruchart JC, Datz C, Vidal H, Desreumaux P, Auwerx J (1999 Sep). Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma is induced during differentiation of colon epithelium cells. J Endocrinol, 162(3), 331-40.
  20. Davidson NG, Davis AS, Woods J, Snooks S, Cheverton PD (1999). FILM (5-fluorouracil, ifosfamide, leucovorin and mitomycin C), an alternative chemotherapy regimen suitable for the treatment of advanced breast cancer in the 'out-patient' setting. Cancer Chemother Pharmacol, 44 Suppl, S18-23.
  21. Highnam C, Wegmann J, Woods J (1999 Jan-Feb). Visual and verbal metaphors among children with typical language and language disorders. J Commun Disord, 32(1), 25-32; quiz 32-5.
  22. Zierath JR, Ryder JW, Doebber T, Woods J, Wu M, Ventre J, Li Z, McCrary C, Berger J, Zhang B, Moller DE (1998 Dec). Role of skeletal muscle in thiazolidinedione insulin sensitizer (PPARgamma agonist) action. Endocrinology, 139(12), 5034-41.
  23. Crawford DR, Leahy P, Hu CY, Chaudhry A, Gronostajski R, Grossman G, Woods J, Hakimi P, Roesler WJ, Hanson RW (1998 May 29). Nuclear factor I regulates expression of the gene for phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (GTP). J Biol Chem, 273(22), 13387-90.
  24. Gaston B, Sears S, Woods J, Hunt J, Ponaman M, McMahon T, Stamler JS (1998 May 2). Bronchodilator S-nitrosothiol deficiency in asthmatic respiratory failure. Lancet, 351(9112), 1317-9.
  25. Dumont FJ, Koprak S, Staruch MJ, Talento A, Koo G, DaSilva C, Sinclair PJ, Wong F, Woods J, Barker J, Pivnichny J, Singer I, Sigal NH, Williamson AR, Parsons WH, Wyvratt M (1998 Jan 15). A tacrolimus-related immunosuppressant with reduced toxicity. Transplantation, 65(1), 18-26.
  26. Lomas J, Veenstra G, Woods J (1997 Mar 1). Devolving authority for health care in Canada's provinces: 3. Motivations, attitudes and approaches of board members. CMAJ, 156(5), 669-76.
  27. Nelson BV, Sears S, Woods J, Ling CY, Hunt J, Clapper LM, Gaston B (1997 Mar). Expired nitric oxide as a marker for childhood asthma. J Pediatr, 130(3), 423-7.
  28. Lomas J, Veenstra G, Woods J (1997 Feb 15). Devolving authority for health care in Canada's provinces: 2. Backgrounds, resources and activities of board members. CMAJ, 156(4), 513-20.
  29. Lomas J, Woods J, Veenstra G (1997 Feb 1). Devolving authority for health care in Canada's provinces: 1. An introduction to the issues. CMAJ, 156(3), 371-7.
  30. Hatton C, Woods J, Dhir R, Bastacky S, Epstein J, Miller G, Greenson J, Wojno K, Becich M (1997). Application of UMLS indexing systems to a WWW-based tool for indexing of digital images. Proc AMIA Annu Fall Symp, 420-3.
  31. Schulze LJ, Goldstein D, Patel A, Stanton E, Woods J (1997). Torque Production Using Handwheels of Different Size During a Simulated Valve Operation Task. Int J Occup Saf Ergon, 3(3-4), 109-118.
  32. Woods J, Ward G, Salem N Jr (1996 Nov). Is docosahexaenoic acid necessary in infant formula? Evaluation of high linolenate diets in the neonatal rat. Pediatr Res, 40(5), 687-94.
  33. Woods J, Garside DA (1996 May-Jun). An in vivo and in vitro investigation into the effects of alpha- chlorohydrin on sperm motility and correlation with fertility in the Han Wistar rat. Reprod Toxicol, 10(3), 199-207.
  34. Ward G, Woods J, Reyzer M, Salem N Jr (1996 Jan). Artificial rearing of infant rats on milk formula deficient in n-3 essential fatty acids: a rapid method for the production of experimental n-3 deficiency. Lipids, 31(1), 71-7.
  35. Zanconato S, Moromisato DY, Moromisato MY, Woods J, Brasel JA, Leroith D, Roberts CT Jr, Cooper DM (1994 May). Effect of training and growth hormone suppression on insulin-like growth factor I mRNA in young rats. J Appl Physiol, 76(5), 2204-9.
  36. Cotten NU, Resnick J, Browne DC, Martin SL, McCarraher DR, Woods J (1994 Apr). Aggression and fighting behavior among African-American adolescents: individual and family factors. Am J Public Health, 84(4), 618-22.
  37. Lowe PM, Woods J, Lewis A, Davies A, Cooper AJ (1994). Topical tretinoin improves the appearance of photo damaged skin. Australas J Dermatol, 35(1), 1-9.
  38. Franklin WA, Waintrub M, Edwards D, Christensen K, Prendegrast P, Woods J, Bunn PA, Kolhouse JF (1994). New anti-lung-cancer antibody cluster 12 reacts with human folate receptors present on adenocarcinoma. Int J Cancer Suppl, 8, 89-95.
  39. Blaney FE, Naylor D, Woods J (1993 Sep). MAMBAs: a real-time graphics environment for QSAR. J Mol Graph, 11(3), 157-65, 185-6.
  40. Sancho J, Peter ME, Franco R, Danielian S, Kang JS, Fagard R, Woods J, Reed JC, Kamoun M, Terhorst C (1993 Apr 15). Coupling of GTP-binding to the T cell receptor (TCR) zeta-chain with TCR-mediated signal transduction. J Immunol, 150(8 Pt 1), 3230-42.
  41. Kenny A, Woods J, Fuller CA, Sharples L, Stone DL, Wells FC, Shapiro LM (1992 Oct). Hemodynamic evaluation of the Monostrut and spherical disc Bjork-Shiley aortic valve prosthesis with Doppler echocardiography. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 104(4), 1025-8.
  42. Macera CA, Pate RR, Woods J, Davis DR, Jackson KL (1991 Jul-Aug). Postrace morbidity among runners. Am J Prev Med, 7(4), 194-8.
  43. Sherer DM, Allen T, Woods J Jr (1991 May). Transvaginal sonographic diagnosis of a hydatidiform mole occurring two weeks after curettage for an incomplete abortion. J Clin Ultrasound, 19(4), 224-6.
  44. Woods J, Bergfelt DR, Ginther OJ (1990 Nov). Effects of time of insemination relative to ovulation on pregnancy rate and embryonic-loss rate in mares. Equine Vet J, 22(6), 410-5.
  45. Wigley RD, Carter N, Woods J, Ahuja M, Couchman KG (1990 Jan 24). Rehabilitation in chronic back pain: employment status after four years. N Z Med J, 103(882), 9-10.
  46. Friedman SR, Des Jarlais DC, Sterk CE, Sotheran JL, Tross S, Woods J, Sufian M, Abdul-Quader A (1990). AIDS and the social relations of intravenous drug users. Milbank Q, 68 Suppl 1, 85-110.
  47. Lesley J, Schulte R, Woods J (1989 May). Modulation of transferrin receptor expression and function by anti-transferrin receptor antibodies and antibody fragments. Exp Cell Res, 182(1), 215-33.
  48. Talley NJ, Roth A, Woods J, Hench V (1988 Dec). Diagnostic value of liver biopsy in alcoholic liver disease. J Clin Gastroenterol, 10(6), 647-50.
  49. Fisher J, Maxwell GP, Woods J (1988 Oct). Surgical alternatives in subcutaneous mastectomy reconstruction. Clin Plast Surg, 15(4), 667-76.
  50. Rothenberg ME, Owen WF Jr, Silberstein DS, Woods J, Soberman RJ, Austen KF, Stevens RL (1988 Jun). Human eosinophils have prolonged survival, enhanced functional properties, and become hypodense when exposed to human interleukin 3. J Clin Invest, 81(6), 1986-92.
  51. Andrews SJ, Hernandez E, Woods J, Cook B (1988 May). Burkitt's-like lymphoma presenting as a gynecologic tumor. Gynecol Oncol, 30(1), 131-6.
  52. Woods J, Medzihradsky F, Smith C, Winger G, France C (1988). Evaluation of new compounds for opioid activity. NIDA Res Monogr, 90, 421-67.
  53. Mackay GA, Goodall GI, Woods J, Young VH (1987 Nov). Improved Jaffe creatinine reagent for the "Parallel" Analyzer. Clin Chem, 33(11), 2124.
  54. Dalton R, Bolding DD, Woods J, Daruna JH (1987 Sep). Short-term psychiatric hospitalization of children. Hosp Community Psychiatry, 38(9), 973-6.
  55. Valentine RP, Pitts DE, Brooks-Brunn JA, Woods J, Nyhuis A, Van Hove E, Schmidt PE (1986 Nov 1). Effect of thrombolysis (streptokinase) on left ventricular function during acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol, 58(10), 896-9.
  56. Enzenauer RW, Montrey JS, Barcia PJ, Woods J (1985 Dec). Total parenteral nutrition cholestasis: a cause of mechanical biliary obstruction. Pediatrics, 76(6), 905-8.
  57. Marnocha KE, Maglinte DD, Woods J, Peterson PC, Dolan PA, Nigh A, Goodman M (1985 Jul). Blunt chest trauma and suspected aortic rupture: reliability of chest radiograph findings. Ann Emerg Med, 14(7), 644-9.
  58. Woods J (1985 May 8-14). VE day remembered. Forty years on. Nurs Times, 81(19), 30.
  59. Harper D, Butler C, Hodder R, Allman R, Woods J, Riordan D (1984 Apr). Computer-assisted instruction and diagnosis of radiographic findings. J Med Syst, 8(1-2), 115-20.
  60. Marnocha KE, Maglinte DD, Woods J, Goodman M, Peterson P (1984 Feb). Mediastinal-width/chest-width ratio in blunt chest trauma: a reappraisal. AJR Am J Roentgenol, 142(2), 275-7.
  61. Seidel ER, Woods J, Eikenburg BE, Johnson LR (1983 Aug). Muscarinic cholinergic receptors in the piebald mouse model for Hirschsprung's disease. Gastroenterology, 85(2), 335-8.
  62. Barbatis C, Woods J, Morton JA, Fleming KA, McMichael A, McGee JO (1981 Dec). Immunohistochemical analysis of HLA (A, B, C) antigens in liver disease using a monoclonal antibody. Gut, 22(12), 985-91.
  63. Fleming KA, McMichael A, Morton JA, Woods J, McGee JO (1981 Jul). Distribution of HLA class 1 antigens in normal human tissue and in mammary cancer. J Clin Pathol, 34(7), 779-84.
  64. Woods J (1981 Jul). A practical approach to preventing child abuse. Health Visit, 54(7), 281-3.
  65. Qazi QH, Masakawa A, McGann B, Woods J (1980 Apr). Dermatoglyphic abnormalities in the fetal alcohol syndrome. Teratology, 21(2), 157-60.
  66. Qazi QH, Mapa HC, Woods J (1977 Nov). Dermatoglyphics of American Blacks. Am J Phys Anthropol, 47(3), 483-7.
  67. Qazi QH, Mapa HC, McGann B, Woods J (1977 Nov). Dermatoglyphics in Down's syndrome patients of different racial origins. Am J Ment Defic, 82(3), 229-32.
  68. Sugioka K, Mao W, Woods J, Mueller RA (1977 Spring). An unsuccessful attempt to treat hypertension with acupuncture. Am J Chin Med, 5(1), 39-44.
  69. Dulaney PE, Woods J (1975 Jul-Aug). Patient-neighbor: a dilemma of a the community mental health nurse. J Psychiatr Nurs Ment Health Serv, 13(4), 18-21.
  70. Bigland-Ritchie B, Woods J (1973 Oct). Proceedings: Oxygen consumption and integrated electrical activity of muscle during positive and negative work. J Physiol, 234(2), 39P-40P.
  71. Woods J (1972 Oct). Mildly retarded young women acquire self-sufficiency. Hosp Community Psychiatry, 23(10), Suppl:11.
  72. Tancredi LR, Woods J (1972 Jan). The social control of medical practice. Licensure versus output monitoring. Milbank Mem Fund Q, 50(1), 99-125.
  73. Woods J (1970 Fall). Emotional problems of the geriatric patient and his family. S C Nurs, 22, 169-70 passim.
  74. Woods J, Broughton R (1970 Jan). Interaction between signal and noise in evoked potentials. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol, 28(1), 100.
  75. Woods J, Broughton RJ (1969 Nov). Background activity in evoked potentials. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol, 27(5), 548.
  76. Woods J, Broughton R (1969 Jun). Noise in evoked cerebral potentials. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol, 26(6), 633.
  77. Willis J, Woods J (1969 May). Cervical cytology in Belfast. j Ir Med Assoc, 62(383), 173-4.
  78. Chan WH, Willis J, Woods J (1969 Mar). The value of the Nile Blue sulphate stain in the cytology of the liquor amnii. J Obstet Gynaecol Br Commonw, 76(3), 193-5.
  79. Schmidt LH, Rossan RN, Fradkin R, Woods J, Schulemann W, Kratz L (1966). Studies on the antimalarial activity of 1,2-dimethoxy-4-(bis-diethylaminoethyl)-amino-5-bromobenzene. Bull World Health Organ, 34(5), 783-8.


  1. Woods J, Lu Q, Ceddia MA, Lowder T (2000 Oct). Special feature for the Olympics: effects of exercise on the immune system: exercise-induced modulation of macrophage function. [Review]. Immunol Cell Biol, 78(5), 545-53.
  2. Hartmann LC, Sellers TA, Schaid DJ, Nayfield S, Grant CS, Bjoraker JA, Woods J, Couch F (1999 Oct). Clinical options for women at high risk for breast cancer. [Review]. Surg Clin North Am, 79(5), 1189-206.
  3. Friedman SR, Stepherson B, Woods J, Des Jarlais DC, Ward TP (1992 Summer). Society, drug injectors, and AIDS. [Review]. J Health Care Poor Underserved, 3(1), 73-89; discussion 90-2.
  4. Friedman SR, Neaigus A, Des Jarlais DC, Sotheran JL, Woods J, Sufian M, Stepherson B, Sterk C (1992 Mar). Social intervention against AIDS among injecting drug users. [Review]. Br J Addict, 87(3), 393-404.
  5. Lingeman JE, Woods J, Toth PD, Evan AP, McAteer JA (1989 Mar). The role of lithotripsy and its side effects. [Review]. J Urol, 141(3 Pt 2), 793-7.
  6. Woods J, Medzihradsky F, Smith C, Winger G, Gmerek D (1988). Evaluation of new compounds for opioid activity: 1987 annual report. [Review]. NIDA Res Monogr, 81, 543-90.
  7. Woods J (1977 May). Behavioral effects of cocaine in animals. [Review]. NIDA Res Monogr, Series 13, 63-95.


  1. Vizard E, Wynick S, Hawkes C, Woods J, Jenkins J (1996 Mar). Juvenile sexual offenders: assessment issues. Br J Psychiatry, 168(3), 259-62.