1 daughter, Mary. Came to the United States, 1934, naturalized, 1941. Intern Montreal General Hospital, 1932-1934. Resident in medicine, Rockefeller Institute Hospital, 1937-1938.
Assistant to associate in medicine Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, 1934-1941. Professor microbiology New York University College Medicine, 1941-1956. Professor research medicine University Pennsylvania School Medicine, 1956-1960, professor medicine New York University School Medicine, 1960-1966.
Member President’s Science Advisory Committee, 1961-1964. Chairman Life Sciences Panel. Executive Committee div. medical science National Research Council, 1952-1956.
Director Commision on Pneumonia Army Epidemiological Board, 1941-1946. Chief preventive medicine section Committee Medical Research Office Scientific Research and Development, 1944-1946. President Armed Forces Epidemiological Board, 1947-1955.
Member panel military and field medicine Committee Medical Sciences National Military Establishment, 1948-1952. Advisory panel on medical science to Assistant Secretary Defense for research and development, 1952-1956. Chairman of Commission on research in influenza United States Public Health Service.
Member Army Science Advisory Panel, 1958-1961. Chairman science advising committee Walter Reed Army Institute Research, 1957-1961. Chairman Health Research Council New York City, from 1960.
Deputy director Office Science and Technology, 1963-1964. Vice president medical affairs Commonwealth Fund, from 1966. Consultant President’s Science Advisory Committee, from 1964.
United States chairman United States-Japan Cooperative Medical Science Program, 1965-1972. President, science director Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, 1970-1972. Member science advising committee Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto.
Visiting committee biology Harvard. Advisory board chemistry Princeton. Director, Merck & Company.
Trustee Merck Company Foundation, Sloan-Kettering Institute for Science Research.
Member National Academy Sciences, American Epidemiological Society, American Association Immunologists (president 1951-1952), Society American Bacteriologists, Association American Physicians, Society Clinical Investigation, New York Academy of Medicine, American Philosophical Society, American Academy Arts and Sciences, Harvey Society (president 1955-1956). Club: Century Association.