Resident in hospital administration University Pittsburgh Medical Center, Veterans Administration Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1968-1969. Administrative assistant Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City, 1969-1970. Assistant director Health Facilities Planning Council of Metropolitan Washington, 1970-1971.
Assistant director department governmental relations American Medical Association, Washington, 1971-1974. Contract lobbyist and governmental relations Washington Representatives in Health, 1974-1987. President Terry L. Schmidt Inc.
Physician Services Group, San Diego, 1987-1999, Washington Actions on Health, 1975-1979. Partner Washington Council Medicine and Health, 1979-1981. President Recreational Enterprises, Inc., Washington, 1977-1978.
Vice president Crisis Communications Corporation Ltd., 1982-1990. President Medical Consultant Inc., 1983-1984, Ambulance Corporation American, La Jolla, California, 1984-1987. Executive director, chief operating officer Emergency Health Associates Professional Corporation, Phoenix, 1989-1991, Charleston Emergency Physicians, Inc., South Carolina, 1990-1994, Joplin Emergency Physican Associates, 1991-1992, Big Valley Medical Group, 1991-1992, Blue Ridge Emergency Physicians, Professional Corporation, 1992-1994, Berkeley Emergency Physicians, Professional Corporation, 1992-1994.
Chairman, president University Institute, Inc., since 1992. Assistant director department emergency medicine Medical United States.C., 1999—2001. Board directors, University Institute, since 1997, lecturer, instructor department health services administration George Washington University, 1969-1983, preceptor, 1975-1984.
Adjunct professor graduate school Public Health San Diego State University, since 1996, preceptor, 1989-2002. Guest lecturer Business Administration United States International University, San Diego, 1994-1995. Instructor National Naval School Health Care Administration, 1971-1973.
Faculty Civil Service Commission Legislation Institutes, 1972-1976. Faculty American Association State Colleges and University Health Training Institutes, 1975-1978. Member advisory committee ambulatory care standards Joint Commission Accreditation of Hospitals, 1971-1972, president, Recreational Enterprises, Inc., Washington, 1977-1978, guest lecturer Medical United States.C., 1998-1999, preceptor, 1999-2001, associate professor College of Health, Medical United States.C., 1999-2001.
- Author: Congress and Health: An Introduction to the Legislative Process and the Key Participants, 1976, A Directory of Federal Health Resources and Services for the Disadvantaged, 1976, Health Care Reimbursement: A Glossary, 1983. Member editorial advisory board Nation's Health, 1971-1973. Contributor articles to professional journals.
Board directors National Eye Foundation, 1976-1978. Member Medical Group Management Association, Health Care Finance Management Association, Association Venture Capital Groups (board directors 1984-1989), America College of Health Executives, America College of Medical Prac. Executive, Association of University Progs. in Health Administrator, San Diego Venture Group (chair 1984-1987), University Club (life), National Republican Club (life), National Democratic Club (life), Capitol Hill Club (life), Alpha Phi Omega (president Bowling Green alumni chapter 1967-1970, secretary-treasurer alumni association 1968-1971).
Born November 28, 1943