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William Jules Mellman

William Jules Mellman, American geneticist, educator. Member genetics study section National Institutes of Health, 1974-1979.; Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955.; Member American Pediatric Society, American Society Human Genetics, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Mellman, William Jules was born on May 7, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Martin William and Freda (Haas) Mellman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1948, Doctor of Medicine 1952.

    Career

    • Intern, Philadelphia General Hospital, 1952-1953. Resident Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 1955-1958. Professor department pediatrics University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1955-1972, department chairman human genetics, 1972-1980.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief American Journal of Human Genetics, 1975.

    Membership

    Member genetics study section National Institutes of Health, 1974-1979. Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955. Member American Pediatric Society, American Society Human Genetics, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Behnke, August 30, 1963. Children: Lewis Alfred, Andrea Kay.
    • father: Martin William Mellman
    • mother: Freda (Haas) Mellman
    • spouse: Ruth Behnke
    • children: Lewis Alfred Mellman
    • Andrea Kay Mellman
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    Born March 7, 1928
    Died February 27, 1980
    (aged 51)
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