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Benjamin Alexander

Benjamin Alexander, American physician, educator. Member American Society Clinical Investigation, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, Association American Physicians, Interurban Clinical; Club (emeritus), American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

  • Alexander, Benjamin was born on March 20, 1909 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harry and Ida (Shumann) Alexander.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1930, Doctor of Medicine 1934.

    Career

    • Intern, Beth Israel Hospital, 1935, staff physician, 1939-1966. Teaching, traveling fellow Harvard University, 1936-1938, associate professor medicine, 1953-1966. Teaching and research in medicine specializing in hematology, Boston, 1939-1966, New York City, 1966-1978.

      Senior investigator New York Blood Center, 1966-1978. Associate director educational programs New York Blood Center, 1975-1978. Clinical professor medicine Cornell Univercity, 1966-1976.

      Consultant Memorial Hospital, 1966-1978. Attending physician New York Hospital, 1967-1976.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society Clinical Investigation, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, Association American Physicians, Interurban Clinical. Club (emeritus), American Academy Arts and Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Martha Mayer, June 25, 1937. Children: Millard Henry, Judith Lee, Robert Eugene.
    • father: Harry Alexander
    • mother: Ida (Shumann) Alexander
    • spouse: Marie Martha Mayer
    • children: Millard Henry Alexander
    • Judith Lee Alexander
    • Robert Eugene Alexander
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    Born March 20, 1909
    Died February 13, 1978
    (aged 68)
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