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Parasitologist , Education administrator

Edward Russell Ames, American veterinary education administrator, veterinary parasitologist. Ruling elder Christian Church, Oak Park, Illinois, since 1982. Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Illinois Veterinary Medical Association, Health Sciences Communication Association (board directors since 1972), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Ames, Edward Russell was born on April 10, 1935 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Edward Russell Ames and June Virginia (Nixon) Ames Heckendorf.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1957. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado Agricultural and Mechanical College, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado State University, 1968.

Career

Private practice veterinary medicine, Littleton, Colorado, 1959. Research veterinarian Merck & Company, Fort Collins., Rahway, New Jersey, 1960-1965. Post doctoral resident Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1965-1968.

Associate professor University Missouri, Columbia, 1968-1973. Director division science American Veterinary Medicine Association, Schaumburg, Illinois, since 1973. Consultant Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, 1971-1973.

Staff coordinator Veterinary College Accreditation Program, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Avocations: distance running, skiing, tennis, golf, volunteer Heifer Project International.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing author Merck Veterinary Manual, 4th educated, 1973. Editor and author Continuing Education News, 1975-1986. Editor American Veterinary Medicine Association Panel Reports, 1978-1986.

      Contributor over 25 articles on veterinary parasitology to professional journals.

Membership

Ruling elder Christian Church, Oak Park, Illinois, since 1982. Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Illinois Veterinary Medical Association, Health Sciences Communication Association (board directors since 1972), Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: distance running, skiing, tennis, golf, volunteer Heifer Project International.

Connections

Married Janice Elaine Painter, June 9, 1957. Children: Denise Virginia, Marjorie Sue, Susan Deanne.

father:
Edward Russell Ames Heckendorf

mother:
June Virginia (Nixon) Ames Heckendorf

spouse:
Janice Elaine Painter

children:
Denise Virginia Ames

Marjorie Sue Ames

Susan Deanne Ames