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Lawrence M. Strum

Lawrence M. Strum, American medical marketing consultant. Recipient 1st place for publications American Cancer Society, 1976. Member American Medical Writers Association (president 1988-1989), Florida Freelance Writers Association (founder medical/health secretary), Kendall Pioneers (founder 1985), Sigma Delta Chi (founder scholarship program New England and Greater Miami chapters).

Background

  • Strum, Lawrence M. was born on September 1, 1935 in Ventnor Heights, New Jersey, United States. Son of Marcus and Jeanette (Arena) Strum.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Boston University, 1957. Corresponding New York Times, Atlantic City, 1948-1950, Boston, 1955-1967. Staff announcer Station WFPG-AM-FM-television, Atlantic City, 1951-1953, WHDH-television, Boston, 1955-1970.

      Reporter Boston Herald-Traveler, 1955-1967. Writer, performer Station WGBH-television, Boston, 1964-1970. Correspondent Christian Science Monitor, Boston, 1967-1968.

      Press. secretary City of Boston, 1968-1970, press aide to governor State of Massachusetts, 1973-1974. Communications officer Boston University Medical Center, 1970-1974, Comprehensive Cancer Center, State of Florida, 1974-1977. President Health Care Communications, Inc., Miami, Florida, since 1979.

    Career

    • Writer, performer Station WGBH-television, Boston, 1964-1970. Editor: (anthology) Behind Prison Walls 1974. Press officer for Carter and Mondale, Florida, 1976.

      Board directors Florida unit American Cancer Society, 1974-1986. Chairman Concerned Residents of Kendall. Board directors National Football Foundation Hall of Fame, 1964-1966.

    Works

    • Editor: (anthology) Behind Prison Walls 1974. Manual for MDs On New and Unproven Methods of Cancer Therapy, 1979. President South End Inneragy.

      Council, Boston, 1973-1974, South Florida Hospital Association, Miami, 1978. Press officer for Carter and Mondale, Florida, 1976. Board directors Florida unit American Cancer Society, 1974-1986.

      Founder, president Boston Medical Communications Group, 1972-1974. Chairman Concerned Residents of Kendall. Founder 1st health fairs in Dade County.

      Board directors National Football Foundation Hall of Fame, 1964-1966.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member American Medical Writers Association (president 1988-1989), Florida Freelance Writers Association (founder medical/health secretary), Kendall Pioneers (founder 1985), Sigma Delta Chi (founder scholarship program New England and Greater Miami chapters).

    Connections

    • Married Cissy F. Brown, May 26, 1956. Children: Michael Gary, Laurie.
    • father: Marcus Strum
    • mother: Jeanette (Arena) Strum
    • spouse: Cissy F. Brown
    • children: Michael Gary Strum
    • Laurie Strum
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    Born September 1, 1935
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