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Cytogenetic oncologist

Floyd Henry Thompson, American Cytogenetic oncologist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Human Genetics, Foundation for Science and Disability, Association Cytogenetic Technologists.

Background

Thompson, Floyd Henry was born on August 18, 1951 in Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States. Son of Ansel Clinton and Dorothy June Thompson.

Education

Bachelor, Southern Illinois U., 1972; Master of Science, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1981.

Career

Cytogenetic technician, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 1972-1973; cytogenetics laboratory manager, University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, 1973-1981; cytogenetic oncology laboratory manager, Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, 1981-1990; director cytogenetic oncology laboratory, Arizona Cancer Center, Tucson, since 1990. Consultant United States Congress, Washington, 1974-1976. Lecturer Southern Illinois U. School Medicine, Carbondale, 1973-1977.

Organizer, coordinator international workshops on chromosomes in solid tumors, 1985-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Association of Cytogenetic Techonogists Lab Manual, 2d edition, 1991. Member editorial staff Applied Cytogenetics, since 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Human Genetics, Foundation for Science and Disability, Association Cytogenetic Technologists.

Connections

father:
Ansel Clinton

mother:
Dorothy June Thompson