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Henry Van Zile Hyde

Henry Van Zile Hyde, American association executive, physician. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha.; Club: Cosmos (Washington).

Background

  • Hyde, Henry Van Zile was born on March 3, 1906 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Henry Neal and Madeleine (Van Zile) Hyde.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine Johns Hopkins, 1933. Diploma, Trudeau School Tuberculosis, 1938. Diplomate: American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Preventive Medicine.

      Private practice internal medicine, Syracuse, 1936-1941. Director bureau pneumonia control New York State Department Health, 1941. Commissioned senior surgeon United States Public Health Service(R), 1941.

      Medical director United States Public Health Service, 1950. Director medical div. Middle East Supply Center, Cairo, Egypt, 1944-1945.

      Chief health div. United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Balkan Mission, 1945. Chief Middle East office United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, 1945. Assistant chief health services branch, div. international labor, social and health affairs Department State, 1945-1948.

      Director div. health and sanitation Institute Inter-American Affairs, 1950-1952. Director health and sanitation staff Technology Cooperative Administration, 1952-1953. Assistant chief div. international health United States Public Health Service, 1948-1949, chief, 1953-1958, assistant to surgical general for international health, 1958-1962.

      Director div. international medical education Association American Medical Colls., 1962-1972. Executive director World Federation Medical Education, 1972-1982. United States representative, Executive Board World Health Organization, 1948-1962, chairman, 1954-1955.

      Vice president United States citizens committee. Board directors National Health Council. Technical board Milbank Memorial Fund.

      Member United States Public Health Service Mission to Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1957. United States delegate 1st-14th, 20th World Health assemblies, 1948-1961.

    Career

    • Doctor of Medicine Johns Hopkins, 1933. Director bur; director United States Public Health Service, 1950. Director medical; chief health div.

      United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration Balkan Mission, 1945. Chief Middle East office United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration, 1945. Assistant chief health services br.

      Director div. health and sanitation Institute Inter-American Affairs, 1950-1952. Director health and sanitation staff Tech. Assistant chief div. internat.

      General for internat. Director div. internat. Director World Federation Med.

      Delegate 1st-14th, 20th World Health assemblies, 1948-1961.

    Works

    • Contributor numerous medical articles to professional jours.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha. Club: Cosmos (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Ellen Sedgwick Tracy, June 24, 1933. Children: Henry, Susan Sedgwick, Thomas Prentice.
    • father: Henry Neal Hyde
    • mother: Madeleine (Van Zile) Hyde
    • spouse: Ellen Sedgwick Tracy
    • children: Henry Hyde
    • Susan Sedgwick Hyde
    • Thomas Prentice Hyde
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    Died November 5, 1982
    (aged 76)
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