Staff Physician, Medix Occupational Health Services
Dr. Sassman received her medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska in 2002. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine also in Omaha. She then earned her Master’s of Public Health degree and completed her residency in Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the University of Iowa in Iowa City.
Dr. Sassman practiced occupational medicine in Des Moines for several years before joining Medix Occupational Health in 2010. She is board certified in Occupational Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. She is also a Certified Independent Medical Examiner. Dr. Sassman also received her Master’s in Business Administration from The University of Iowa, a 2-year master’s degree covering all aspects of business, including Finance, Marketing, Operations, and Business Strategy. Dr. Sassman is also a Certified Life Care Planner. Dr. Sassman served on the Board of Governors and Executive Committee for Central States Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association, and served as President of Central States Occupational and Environmental Medicine Association in 2015-2016.