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Frederick Sargent. II

Frederick Sargent, II, American educator. award Boston University School Medicine, 1973; award 1960), American Physiol.

Background

  • II, Frederick Sargent, was born on January 11, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ralph and Elise Hodges (Connor) S.

  • Education

    • Student Phillips Exeter Academy, 1934-1938. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1942. Doctor of Medicine Boston University, 1947.

    Career

    • Intern Presbyterian Hospital, Chicago, 1947-1948. Assistant professor of University Illinois, 1950-1955, associate professor, 1955-1959, professor, 1959-1967, director Center Human Ecology, 1965-1967. Dean College Environmental Science, professor human ecology University of Wisconsin at Green Bay, 1968-1970.

      Provost, professor human ecology Western Washington U., Bellingham, 1970-1972. Professor human ecology School Public Health, University Texas, Houston, 1972-1980. Consultant in field. Commissioner Green Bay Metropolitan Sewage District, 1969-1970.

      Member Wisconsin Environmental Health Advisory Committee, 1969-1970, Environmental Health Commission Comprehensive Health Planning Council, N.W. Washington, 1970-1972, environmental health study group Houston-Galveston Area Health Council, 1973.

    Works

    • Editor: Recent Advances in Bioclimatology, 1954. Human Biometeorology, 1964. Human Ecology, 1974
    • editorial board Bulletin Environmental Contamination and Toxicology.

      Regional editor Chemosphere. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Wisconsin Environmental Health Advisory Committee, 1969-1970, Environmental Health Commission Comprehensive Health Planning Council, N.W. Washington, 1970-1972, environmental health study group Houston-Galveston Area Health Council, 1973. Served with United States Air Force, 1952-1954. John Simon Guggenheim fellow, 1957-1958.

    Fellow American Public Health Association (food and nutrition council), Royal Society Health. American Association for the Advancement of Science, World Academy Arts and Sciences. Member American Meteorological Society (recipient award 1960), American Physiological Society, Ecological Society American, Society Human Ecology (president from 1979), American Society Clinical Nutrition, Texas Medical Association (chairman commission on nutrition and food resources 1978-1980), International Society Biometeorology (honorary, president 1956-1966).

    Connections

    • Married Anne Virginia Swiedler, March 29, 1968. Children: Peter, Fredericka, Laura.
    • father: Ralph S.
    • mother: Elise Hodges (Connor) S.
    • spouse: Anne Virginia Swiedler
    • children: Peter II
    • Fredericka II
    • Laura II
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    Born January 11, 1920
    Died March 3, 1980
    (aged 60)
    Nationality

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