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Edgar Stillwell Gordon

Edgar Stillwell Gordon, American educator, physician. Fellow New York Academy Science; member Association American Physicians, American College of Physicians, American Society Clinical Investigation, Central Society Clinical Research, Endocrine Society, American Institute Nutrition, American Diabetes Association, American Clinical and Climatological Association, American Society Clinical Nutrition, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Gordon, Edgar Stillwell was born on November 6, 1906 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edgar Bernard and Edna (Stillwell) Gordon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1927, Master of Arts, 1929. Doctor of Medicine Harvard, 1932.

    Career

    • Intern, Billings Memorial Hospital, Chicago, 1932-1934. Resident medicine Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1935, University of Wisconsin Hosps., 1936. Practice medicine specializing in endocrinology and metabolism, Madison, Wisconsin, 1938-1975.

      Faculty University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1938-1975, professor medicine, 1952-1975, chief staff University Hospital, 1970-1975. Cons. Atomic Energy Commission, Oak Ridge Institute Nuclear Studies, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Member program project committee Institute Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

      Honorary member Midwest Dental Seminar, 1969. President Interstate Postgrad. Medical Assembly, 1973.

      President board directors Wisconsin Idea Theater Foundation Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Nutrition.

    Works

    • Author: Nutritional and Vitamin Therapy, 1942. Editor: Steroid Hormones. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow New York Academy Science. Member Association American Physicians, American College of Physicians, American Society Clinical Investigation, Central Society Clinical Research, Endocrine Society, American Institute Nutrition, American Diabetes Association, American Clinical and Climatological Association, American Society Clinical Nutrition, Sigma Xi.

    Connections

    • Married Lola A. Gray, June 27, 1936. Children: Joan Elizabeth (Mistress.
    • father: Edgar Bernard Gordon
    • mother: Edna (Stillwell) Gordon
    • spouse: Lola A. Gray
    • child: Joan Elizabeth (Mrs Gordon
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    Born November 6, 1906
    Died April 4, 1975
    (aged 68)
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