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dean , educator , biomedical researcher

Edward Joseph Wing, American biomedical researcher, educator, dean. National Institutes of Health grantee, 1983, 84, 87, 91, 94, 2003, 2006. Fellow Infectious Disease Society of America; member American Clinical and Climatological Association, Association of Professors of Medicine (member 2001, board directors 2006), Council of Deans.

Background

Wing, Edward Joseph was born on June 19, 1945 in Mineola, New York, United States. Son of Maurice John and Frances Elliott Wing.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Williams College, 1967. Doctor of Medicine cum laude, Harvard University, 1971.

Career

Resident in medicine Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, 1971-1973. Assistant surgeon United States Public Health Service, Pittsburgh, 1973-1975. Fellow infectious diseases Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1975-1977.

Assistant professor medicine University Pittsburgh, 1977-1982, associate professor medicine, 1982-1988, professor medicine, since 1989. Physician-in-chief, department medicine Montefiore University Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1990, vice chairman department medicine, 1991. Physician-in-chief Rhode Island Hospital, Miriam Hospital.

Executive physician-in-chief Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Veterinary Affairs Medical Center, Women & Infants Hospital. Chair Department Medicine Brown University, Joukowsky Family professor medicine. Dean medicine and biological science Alpert Medical School, Brown University, since 2008.

Journal referee numerous medical and science journals. Grant reviewer National Institutes of Health and VA.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Infectious Disease Society of America. Member American Clinical and Climatological Association, Association of Professors of Medicine (member 2001, board directors 2006), Council of Deans.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing, photography, windsurfing.

Connections

Married Rena Rimsky, August 19, 1967. Children: Jonathan Frederick, Kenneth Elliott.

father:
Maurice John

mother:
Frances Elliott Wing

spouse:
Rena Rimsky

child:
Jonathan Frederick Wing

child:
Kenneth Elliott Wing