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Charles Walter Clarke

Charles Walter Clarke, American physician, association executive. member commission on venereal diseases National Research Council, 1941-1945 and since 1948; member Executive Committee National Social Welfare Assembly since 1946, vice president since 1951.; Served as First lieutenant, later captain Sanitary corpus, United States army, with American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1919.; Club: Harvard (New York.

Background

  • Clarke, Charles Walter was born on June 27, 1887 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Martin Hale and Eliza (Crane) Clarke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Washington, 1912. Student Harvard, 1913-1914, A.M., 1923. Bachelor of Medicine, Chir.B., Edinburgh U., 1928.

    Career

    • Field secretary American Social Hygiene Association, 1914-1917, medical director, 1928-1935, executive director, 1937-1952, retired. Fulbright professor pub health U. Philippines, 1952-1953. Lecturer Army Medical School, 1940-1946.

      Clinical professor, public health practice Harvard, since 1943. Visiting professor U. P.R., 1940. Consultant United States Office Indian Affairs since 1934, United States Public Health Service, since 1936, and Secretary of War, 1942-1946.

      Member commission on venereal diseases National Research Council, 1941-1945 and since 1948. Consultant New York State Health Department since 1945. Member Executive Committee National Social Welfare Assembly since 1946, vice president since 1951.

    Membership

    Member commission on venereal diseases National Research Council, 1941-1945 and since 1948. Member Executive Committee National Social Welfare Assembly since 1946, vice president since 1951. Served as First lieutenant, later captain Sanitary corpus, United States army, with American Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1919.

    Club: Harvard (New York.

    Connections

    • Married Emily McChesney Van Order, June 29, 1915. Children: Stephen Van Order, Charles Walter, Joan Lysbeth, Heather May.
    • father: Martin Hale Clarke
    • mother: Eliza (Crane) Clarke
    • spouse: Emily McChesney Van Order
    • children: Stephen Van Order Clarke
    • Charles Walter Clarke
    • Joan Lysbeth Clarke
    • Heather May Clarke
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    Died November 7, 1964
    (aged 77)
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