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Benjamin Alexander

physician , educator.

Benjamin Alexander, American physician, educator. Member American Society Clinical Investigation, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, Association American Physicians, Interurban Clinical; Club (emeritus), American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Alexander, Benjamin was born on March 20, 1909 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harry and Ida (Shumann) Alexander.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1930, Doctor of Medicine 1934.

Career

Intern, Beth Israel Hospital, 1935, staff physician, 1939-1966. Teaching, traveling fellow Harvard University, 1936-1938, associate professor medicine, 1953-1966. Teaching and research in medicine specializing in hematology, Boston, 1939-1966, New York City, 1966-1978.

Senior investigator New York Blood Center, 1966-1978. Associate director educational programs New York Blood Center, 1975-1978. Clinical professor medicine Cornell Univercity, 1966-1976.

Consultant Memorial Hospital, 1966-1978. Attending physician New York Hospital, 1967-1976.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society Clinical Investigation, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemists, Association American Physicians, Interurban Clinical. Club (emeritus), American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Marie Martha Mayer, June 25, 1937. Children: Millard Henry, Judith Lee, Robert Eugene.

father:
Harry Alexander

mother:
Ida (Shumann) Alexander

spouse:
Marie Martha Mayer

children:
Millard Henry Alexander

Judith Lee Alexander

Robert Eugene Alexander