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pharmaceutical research executive

Ashton Clinton Cuckler was American pharmaceutical research executive. Markel Foundation fellow American Association Medical Colleges, 1943. President, member Board Health, Westfield, New Jersey, 1979-1984, 68-88; chairman American Red Cross, Westfield, 1978-1980.

Background

Cuckler, Ashton Clinton was born on March 16, 1910 in Wilsonville, Nebraska, United States. Son of Edward Dudley and Jessie Elvira (Walker) Cuckler.

Education

Bachelor, University Nebraska, 1935. Master of Arts, University Nebraska, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1941.

Diploma in tropical medicine and hygiene, Walter Reed Army Medical School, 1943.

Career

Assistant professor University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1941-1942. Associate professor University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1942-1946. Research director, executive director Merck Institute for Therapeutic Research, Rahway, New Jersey, 1947-1970.

Laboratory director United Nations Medical Mission to Italy, Rome, 1945-1946. Adjunct professor public health Columbia University, New York City, 1962-1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President, member Board Health, Westfield, New Jersey, 1979-1984, 68-88. Chairman American Red Cross, Westfield, 1978-1980.

Connections

Married Kathleen Jackson, October 9, 1941. Children: John Michael, Anne Cuckler Dunning.

father:
Edward Dudley Cuckler

mother:
Jessie Elvira (Walker) Cuckler

spouse:
Kathleen Jackson

child:
John Michael Cuckler

child:
Anne Cuckler Dunning Cuckler