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Carl Muschenheim

physician , educator.

Carl Muschenheim, American physician, educator. Recipient Lasker award for medical research, 1955. Fellow American College of Physicians, New York Academy Science, New York Academy of Medicine; member American Medical Association, New York, New York County medical societies, American Clinical and Climatological Association, American Thoracic Society.

Background

Muschenheim, Carl was born on February 4, 1905 in New York City. Son of Frederick Augustus and Elsa (Unger) Muschenheim.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1928, Doctor of Medicine 1931.

Career

; children—Linda (Mistress Mario Perrone), Frederick. Married second, Ronda Keane, April 5, 1951. 1 son, Dwight Keane. Intern, assistant resident physician New York Hospital, 1932-1935, assistant attending physician, 1938-1946, associate attending physician, 1946-1950, attending physician, 1950-1973, consultant, from 1973.

Intern, assistant physician Trudeau and Loomis sanatoriums, 1936-1937. Chief resident physician Bellevue Hospital, 1937-1938. Instructor medicine Cornell Univercity, 1938-1942, assistant professor medicine, public health and preventive medicine, 1942-1944, assistant professor clinical medicine, 1944-1946, associate clinical professor medicine, 1946-1960, clin professor medicine, 1960-1973, emeritus, from 1973.

Private practice medicine, New York City, from 1944. Consultant Franklin D. Roosevelt Hospital, VA, Grasslands Hospital, Valhalla, New York, Summit Park Hospital, Pomona, New York, Norwalk (Connecticut) Hospital Board of directors Association American Indian Affairs, chairman nat. commission on Indian health. Honorary board directors New York Lung Association, also president, 1957-1959.

Works

  • Editor section on chest Year Book of Medicine, 1953-1971. Editor: (with Cranston W. Holman) Bronchopulmonary Diseases and Related Disorders, 1972.

Membership

Fellow American College of Physicians, New York Academy Science, New York Academy of Medicine. Member American Medical Association, New York, New York County medical societies, American Clinical and Climatological Association, American Thoracic Society.

Connections

Married Haroldina Humphreys, July 18, 1929 (divorced 1951).; married second, Ronda Keane, April. Children: Linda (Mistress.

father:
Frederick Augustus Muschenheim

mother:
Elsa (Unger) Muschenheim

spouses:
Haroldina Humphreys

Ronda Keane

child:
Linda (Mrs Muschenheim