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university director

Ara Zarneh Tahmassian, Iranian, American university director. Trustee St. Gregory's Church, San Francisco, 1991-1992; president Ararat Armenian Society, San Francisco, 1991, Armenian Cultural Foundation, San Francisco, 1989; board directors California Radioactive Forum, San Francisco, 1993. Member Society Nuclear Medicine, North California Health Physics Society.

Background

Tahmassian, Ara Zarneh was born on April 15, 1953 in Tehran, Iran. Came to the United States, 1981. Son of Ohan Zarneh and Nashkoon (Asadourian) Tahmassian.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, London University, 1977. Postgraduate, Middlesex (England) Polytechnic University, 1978. Master of Science in Radiological Health, Salford (England) University, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy in Health Physics, Columbia Pacific University, 1984.

Career

Chief field operations National Safety Consultant, Fremont, California, 1981-1984, vice president operations, 1987-1988. Director environmental health and safety Veterans Medical Center, San Francisco, 1984-1987. Manager radiation safety University California, 1988-1993, director environmental health and safety, since 1993.

Consultant various hospitals, California, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author papers in field, book chapter.

Membership

Trustee St. Gregory's Church, San Francisco, 1991-1992. President Ararat Armenian Society, San Francisco, 1991, Armenian Cultural Foundation, San Francisco, 1989. Board directors California Radioactive Forum, San Francisco, 1993.

Member Society Nuclear Medicine, North California Health Physics Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Soccer, bicycling, boating.

Connections

Married Linda Khosrof Garabedian, January 7, 1953. Children: Levon Zarneh, Ani Verjeen.

father:
Ohan Zarneh Tahmassian

mother:
Nashkoon (Asadourian) Tahmassian

spouse:
Linda Khosrof Garabedian

child:
Levon Zarneh Tahmassian

child:
Ani Verjeen Tahmassian