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Fernando Germane Bloedorn

Fernando Germane Bloedorn, Brazilian educator, physician.


  • Bloedorn, Fernando Germane was born on October 12, 1913 in Varginha, Brazil. Son of Reynaldo and Maria (Pasquale) Bloedorn.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University del Litoral, Rosario, Argentina, 1936.


    • Came to the United States, 1951, naturalized, 1957. Instructor anatomy U. del Litoral, 1933-1936. Intern Hospital Centenario, Rosario, 1934-1936.

      Director surgery private clinic, San Pedro, Argentina, 1936-1949. Assistant surgeon Hospital San Pedro, 1943-1948. Scholar British Council in England, 1948-1951.

      Senior resident radiotherapy Frances Delafield Hospital, New York City, 1951. Associate radiotherapist M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, 1951-1955. Head div. radiotherapy U. Maryland.

      Hospital, 1955-1968, associate professor radiology School Medicine, 1955-1960, professor, 1960-1968, chairman, professor department therapeutic radiology at Tufts-New England Medical Center, 1968-1975. Consultant numerous hospitals in area, 1956-1975.


    • Contributor professional journals.


    Member radiation study section National Institutes of Health, 1963-1967, 69-73. Fellow American College Radiology. Member Inter-American College Radiology (secretary 1968-1970), Baltimore Medical Society, Medical and Chirurgical Faculty Maryland., American Medical Association, American Society Therapeutic Radiologists (president elect), American Radium Society (president 1969-1970, chairman of the executive committee 1972-1973), Maryland.

    Radiological Society, Radiological Society North America, Pan American Medical Association, New England Cancer Society, New England Roentgen Ray Society. Member numerous foreign medical associations.


    • Married Nelida Ansaldi, February 10, 1938.
    • father: Reynaldo Bloedorn
    • mother: Maria (Pasquale) Bloedorn
    • spouse: Nelida Ansaldi
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    Born October 12, 1913
    Died September 6, 1975
    (aged 61)