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physician

Bertram Shaffer, American physician. Fellow Society Investigative Dermatology, American Academy Dermatology, American College of Physicians (life), College Physicians Philadelphia; member American Dermatological Association, American Medical Association, Pan. American (life, diplomate section dermatology), Philadelphia County medical societies, Philadelphia Dermatologic Society (president 1953-1954), Alpha Omega Alpha.

Background

Shaffer, Bertram was born on May 19, 1906 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Isadore and Blanceh Shaffer.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Pennsylvania, 1931, Doctor of Science in Dermatology and Syphilology, 1939.

Career

Intern, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1931-1933, fellow in dermatology and syphilology, 1935-1938. Chief of clinic Graduate School Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 1935-1938, associate professor, 1958-1974. Medical director Skin and Cancer Hospital, 1950-1953.

Chief attending, then chief emeritus attending dermatologist Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, 1971. Associate professor dermatology and syphilology University of Pennsylvania Diplomate American Board Dermatology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to medical journals.

Membership

Fellow Society Investigative Dermatology, American Academy Dermatology, American College of Physicians (life), College Physicians Philadelphia. Member American Dermatological Association, American Medical Association, Pan. American (life, diplomate section dermatology), Philadelphia County medical societies, Philadelphia Dermatologic Society (president 1953-1954), Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Bess Sadiker, August 2, 1931. Children: Judith Nan (Mistress.

father:
Isadore Shaffer

mother:
Blanceh Shaffer

spouse:
Bess Sadiker

child:
Judith Nan (Mrs Shaffer