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Berton Roueché

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Berton Roueché, American writer. Vice chairman E. Hampton (Long Island) Township Planning Board, 1965-1970; trustee Guild Hall, E. Hampton, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. Fellow Kansas City (Missouri) Academy Medicine; member American Epidemiological Society (honorary), American College of Physicians (Lewis Thomas Communications award, 1987).

Background

Roueché, Berton was born on April 16, 1911 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Clarence Berton and Nana (Mossman) Roueché.

Education

Bachelor of Journalism, University Missouri, 1933.

Career

Reporter, Kansas City Star, St. Louis Globe-Democrat, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1934-1944;staff writer, New Yorker magazine, 1944-1994. Member Executive Committee Health Research Committee New York City.

Works

Membership

Vice chairman E. Hampton (Long Island) Township Planning Board, 1965-1970. Trustee Guild Hall, E. Hampton, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases. Fellow Kansas City (Missouri) Academy Medicine.

Member American Epidemiological Society (honorary), American College of Physicians (Lewis Thomas Communications award, 1987). Clubs: Devon Yacht (Amagansett New York ). Coffee House (New York City).

Connections

Married Katherine Eisenhower, October 28, 1936. 1 son, Bradford.

father:
Clarence Berton Roueché

mother:
Nana (Mossman) Roueché

spouse:
Katherine Eisenhower