Recognizing Dr. Andrew Fischerby Representative Todd Rokita
Posted on 2013-02-26
in the house of representatives
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Mr. ROKITA. Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize and salute a
remarkable Hoosier, Dr. Andrew Fischer, whom turns 50 years old today.
I wish to express my congratulations on this milestone. He is a true
leader in his community and the Hoosier state.
Dr. Fischer earned his medical doctorate from the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University in 1989. After graduation, he interned at the Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Fischer completed his Residency in 1992 through the University of Illinois-Chicago at Michael Reese Hospital, and his Fellowship through Harvard Medical School at Bringham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
As a physician who specializes in critical care medicine, internal medicine, and pulmonology--Dr. Fischer is an asset to the Lafayette community and Franciscan St. Elizabeth Health Network. He is Board Certified in each discipline and licensed to practice in both Indiana and Illinois. As a Board Certified physician, Dr. Fischer is current on the latest techniques and skills for the procedures required in his discipline. Through his expertise, he has helped countless individuals recover from their various ailments.
Dr. Fischer is a family man and a good friend and confidant. I am honored to have known him over the years and proud to call him a friend. The Lafayette community and I look forward to many more years of extraordinary service and friendship.
This is Dr. Andrew Fischer. A man truly committed to God, his family, his country and his community. I value his friendship, counsel, and most of all, his good example. Happy 50th Birthday Dr. Fischer.