John Cooksey
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John Cooksey

Republican

American politician

Monroe, Louisiana
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John Cooksey

American politician
Summary
Experience
79
Years of Age
14
Years of Experience
LAResidence (state)

John Charles Cooksey, M.D. (born August 20, 1941), is an ophthalmologist from Monroe, Louisiana, who from 1997 to 2003 was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives for Louisiana's 5th congressional district.

Experience

Education

  (1 - 2 of 3)  
University of Texas
MBA
1994
Louisiana State University, School of Medicine
MD
1966
Louisiana State University
BS
1962

Past Positions

  (1 - 2 of 11)  
Representative
United States House of Representatives
1996 - 2002
Finance Committee Member
Buddy Roemer for Governor
1995
District Finance Chair
Jim McCrery for Congress
1992
District Finance Chair
Jim McCrery for Congress
1994
Fifth District Finance Chair
Henson Moore for United States Senate
1986
Republican State Central Committee
1976 - 1984
Fifth District Finance Chair
Treen for Governor
1979
Louisiana State University School of Medicine
Clinical Professor of Opthalmology
1990 - Current
Louisiana State University School of Medicine
Associate Clinical Professor
1979 - 1990
United States Air Force Reserve
1969 - 1972
United States Air Force
1967 - 1969

Other Experience

  (1 - 2 of 10)  
Experience
Louisiana State Medical Society
Experience
Louisiana Association of Business & Industry
Experience
Hibernia National Bank
Experience
American College of Surgeons
Experience
American Board of Eye Surgery
Experience
American Academy of Opthalmology
Experience
United Methodist Foundation
Experience
Louisiana Medical Disclosure Panel
Experience
American Medical Association
Experience
Southern Eye Bank