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Syed M. Jalal

Syed M. Jalal, American geneticist, director. Diplomate American Board Medical Genetics, certified clinical cytogeneticist. Recipient Showcase award, Texas Department Mental Health and Mental Retardation, 1990. Fellow: American Board Medical Genetics; member: American Society Human Genetics, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Jalal, Syed M. was born on December 2, 1938 in Ranchi, Bihar, India. Arrived in the United States, 1960. Son of Syed A. Zafar and Safia Bano.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, University Bihar, India, 1959. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1965.

      Doctorate (honorary), University Michigan, Marquette, 2001.

    Career

    • Visiting professor biology M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, 1973—1974, 1979. Professor biology University North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1977—1987, consultant department pediatrics and pathology, 1980—1987. Director Cytogenetics Laboratory GSCS, Denton, 1987—1990.

      Senior associate consul, associate professor Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1990—1997, professor and consultant department laboratory medicine and pathology, co-director Cytogenetics Laboratory, since 1998.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Medical Genetics, certified clinical cytogeneticist.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to books, more than 120 articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow: American Board Medical Genetics. Member: American Society Human Genetics, Sigma Xi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Duplicate bridge, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Nikhat Hoda Jalal. 1 child Shadeen Haque.
    • father: Syed A. Zafar
    • mother: Safia Bano
    • spouse: Nikhat Hoda Jalal
    • child: Shadeen Haque Jalal
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    Born December 2, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1959
      University Bihar
    • 1962
      University Wisconsin
    • 1965
      University Wisconsin
    • 2001
      University Michigan
    • 1973 - 1974
      Visiting professor, biology Doctor of Medicine Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1977 - 1987
      professor, biology University North Dakota
      Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
    • 1979
      Visiting professor, biology Doctor of Medicine Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1987 - 1990
      director, Cytogenetics Laboratory GSCS
      Denton, Maryland, United States
    • 1990 - 1997
      senior, professor Mayo Clinic
      Rochester, New York, United States
    • 1990 - 1997
      associate, professor Mayo Clinic
      Rochester, New York, United States
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