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Gene Charles Palmer

Gene Charles Palmer, American pharmacologist, pharmaceutical executive. Recipient Dan Burrows Research award Albuquerque Tribune, 1977. Board directors New Mexico Drug Abuse, 1970-1976. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1960-1963. Member American Society Neurochemistry, Society Neurosci., Federation of America Societies of Experimental Biology.

Background

  • Palmer, Gene Charles was born on November 4, 1938 in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas Harold and Charlotte Carolyn (Ritzler) Palmer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Tennessee Technology University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Anatomy, Vanderbilt University, 1968.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow in neuropharmacology Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1970. From assistant to associate professor anatomy and pharmacology University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1970-1976. From associate to professor pharmacology College Medicine University Southern Alabama, Mobile, 1976-1980.

      Director Frist Massey Neurological Institute, Nashville, 1982-1985. Section head pharmacology Fisons Pharmaceuticals, Rochester, New York, since 1985. Member Winter Conference Brain Research, since 1981.

    Works

    • Author, editor: Neuropharm Cyclic Nucleotides, 1979, Neuropharm Central Nervous System Disorders, 1981.

    Membership

    Board directors New Mexico Drug Abuse, 1970-1976. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1960-1963. Member American Society Neurochemistry, Society Neurosci., Federation of America Societies of Experimental Biology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Shelby Jo Herston, September 3, 1961. 1 child, Pamela Jo.
    • father: Thomas Harold Palmer
    • mother: Charlotte Carolyn (Ritzler) Palmer
    • spouse: Shelby Jo Herston
    • child: Pamela Jo Palmer
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    Born November 4, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Tennessee Technology University
    • 1968
      Vanderbilt University
    • 1970
      Postdoctoral fellow, in neuropharmacology Vanderbilt University
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1970 - 1976
      from assistant, to associate professor anatomy and pharmacology University New Mexico
      Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
    • 1976 - 1980
      from associate, to professor pharmacology College Medicine University Southern Alabama
      Mobile, Alabama, United States
    • 1982 - 1985
      director, Frist Massey Neurological Institute
      Nashville, Tennessee, United States
    • 1985
      section head, pharmacology Fisons Pharmaceuticals
      Rochester, New York, United States

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