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Pediatrician , writer

Alvin Noam Eden, American pediatrician, writer. Member medical advisory committee Young Men’s Christian Association of the United States, 1987—2003. With United States Marine Corps, 1944-1946. Member New York Pediatric Society (president 1980-1981), Queens Pediatric Society (president 1972-1973), New York Academy Medicine (chairman pediatric section 1985-1989), American Academy Pediatrics (chairman nutrition committee chapter 2 1985-1989).

Background

Eden, Alvin Noam was born on March 21, 1926 in Brooklyn. Son of Emanuel M. and Rae (Taran) Edelstein.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia College, 1948. Doctor of Medicine, Boston University, 1952.

Career

Intern Bellevue Hospital, New York City, 1952-1953. Resident in pediatrics University Hospital, 1953-1955. Private practice specializing in pediatrics Forest Hills, New York, since 1955.

Associate clinical professor pediatrics New York University School Medicine, 1960-1984. Chairman, director department pediatrics Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1959—2009, chairman emeritus, since 2009. Lecturer State University of New York-Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1984-1986, associate clinical professor pediatrics, 1986-1990.

Associate clinical professor pediatrics Cornell Medical College, 1990-1999, clinical professor, since 1999.

Membership

Member medical advisory committee Young Men’s Christian Association of the United States, 1987—2003. With United States Marine Corps, 1944-1946. Member New York Pediatric Society (president 1980-1981), Queens Pediatric Society (president 1972-1973), New York Academy Medicine (chairman pediatric section 1985-1989), American Academy Pediatrics (chairman nutrition committee chapter 2 1985-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Elaine R. Jaffe, November 20, 1952. Children: Robert, Elizabeth.

father:
Emanuel M. Edelstein

mother:
Rae (Taran) Edelstein

spouse:
Elaine R. Jaffe

children:
Elizabeth Eden

Robert Eden