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educator , medical microbiologist

Alexander Wilhelm Carlo Von Graevenitz, German medical microbiologist, educator. Diplomate American Board Medical Microbiology, diplomate Famh Switzerland. Recipient Fulbright grant Fulbright Commission, 1957, Becton Dickinson and Company award in Clinical Microbiology, American Academy Microbiology, 1997. Member American Club. Zurich.

Background

Graevenitz, Alexander Wilhelm Carlo Von was born on November 8, 1932 in Leipzig, Germany. Son of Fritz L. A. and Gabriele H. (Weissel) von Graevenitz.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Bonn, Germany, 1956.

Career

Research fellow department pharmacology University Bonn, 1956. Intern 2nd Medical Clinic University Hamburg, Germany, 1957, Milwaukee (Wisconsin) Hospital, 1957-1958. Research fellow department hygiene and microbiology University Mainz, Germany, 1958-1960.

Research fellow department microbiology Yale University, New Haven, 1960-1963. Assistant to full professor department laboratory medicine Yale University, 1963-1980. Professor, director department medical microbiology University Zürich, Switzerland, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Medical Microbiology, diplomate Famh Switzerland.

Membership

Member American Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cello.

Connections

Married Kathleen I. Riebeth, May 14, 1960. Children: Karl, Doris, Charlotte.

father:
Fritz L. A. Graevenitz

mother:
Gabriele H. (Weissel) Graevenitz

spouse:
Kathleen I. Riebeth

children:
Karl Graevenitz

Doris Graevenitz

Charlotte Graevenitz