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Philip DePoyster Thomson

Philip DePoyster Thomson, American microbiologist. Member American Burn Association, International Society Burn Injuries, Wound Healing Society, North America Burn Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

  • Thomson, Philip DePoyster was born on March 13, 1943 in San Angelo, Texas, United States. Son of John Throckmorton and Hazel (Parnell) Thomson.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, San Angelo College, 1963. Bachelor of Science, Angelo State College, San Angelo, 1968. Master of Science, Montana State University, 1972.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology/Immunology, Montana State University, 1974.

    Career

    • Research assistant in ophthalmology Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1964-1966. Graduate fellow Montana State University, Bozeman, 1968-1974. Postdoctoral fellow University Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1974-1976.

      Chief microbiology division Shriners Burns Institute, 1976-1983. Director Burn Center Laboratories University Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, 1983-1992. Assistant director technological planning Mallinckrodt Medical, Inc., St. Louis, 1992-1994, associate director technological planning, from 1994.

      Chair tissue committee Organ Procurement Agency, Michigan, 1988-1992. Member grant review committee NIDDR/United States Department Education, Washington, since 1991. Director skin bank University Michigan Hospitals, 1983-1992.

    Works

    • Editor/co-editor 5 books. Contributor chapters to books, numerous articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Burn Association, International Society Burn Injuries, Wound Healing Society, North America Burn Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing, photography, graphic art.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Jean Hoffmaster, July 29, 1967. 1 child, Philip DePoyster.
    • father: John Throckmorton Thomson
    • mother: Hazel (Parnell) Thomson
    • spouse: Margaret Jean Hoffmaster
    • child: Philip DePoyster Thomson
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    Born March 13, 1943
    Died June 23, 2007
    (aged 64)
    Nationality
    • 1963
      San Angelo College
    • 1968
      Angelo State College
    • 1972
      Montana State University
    • 1974
      Montana State University
    • 1964 - 1966
      Research assistant, in ophthalmology Wilmer Institute
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1968 - 1974
      graduate fellow, Montana State University
      Bozeman, Montana, United States
    • 1974 - 1976
      postdoctoral fellow, University Texas Medical Branch
      Galveston, Texas, United States
    • 1976 - 1983
      chief microbiology division Shriners Burns Institute
    • 1983 - 1992
      director, Burn Center Laboratories University Michigan Hospitals
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1992 - 1994
      assistant, director technological planning Mallinckrodt Medical
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