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Fred William Quimby Edit Profile

medical , Pathology educator , Veterinarian

Fred William Quimby was American pathology educator, veterinarian. Diplomate American College Laboratory Animal Medicine. Recipient Focused Giving award, Johnson and Johnson, 1987-1990; Greenfield Trust scholar, 1966-1970, New Hampshire Rural Rehabilitation Corporation scholar, 1966-1970, University Pennsylvania scholar, 1969-1970.

Background

Quimby, Fred William was born on September 19, 1945 in Providence. Son of Edward Harold and Isabel (Barber) Quimby.

Education

V.M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1970, Doctor of Philosophy., 1974. Diplomate American College Laboratory Animal Medicine. Hematologyfellow New England Medical Center, Boston, 1974-1975, instructor pathology, 1975-1976, assistant professor, 1976-1979.

Associate professor pathology Cornell Medical College, New York City, 1979-1992, professor pathology, 1993^. Associate professor New York State Veterinary College, Ithaca, 1979-1993, professor pathology, 1993^. Director laboratory animal medicine Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, 1975-1979.

Director Center Research Animal Resources, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, 1979^.

Career

Hematology fellow New England Medical Center, Boston, 1974-1975, instructor pathology, 1975-1976, assistant professor, 1976-1979. Associate professor pathology Cornell Medical College, New York City, 1979—1992, professor pathology, 1993—2000. Associate vice president, senior director Laboratory Animal Research Center Rockefeller University, 2001—2007.

Retired, 2007

Director laboratory animal medicine Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, 1975—1979. Director Center Research Animal Resources Cornell University, Ithaca, 1979—2001.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American College Laboratory Animal Medicine.

Works

Membership

Trustee New Hampshire Public Library., New Durham, since 2008. Chairman Rochester Opera House Development Committee, New Hampshire, since 2009. Member American Veterinary Medical Association (Charles River prize 1995), American Association Laboratory Animal Science (president Northeast branch 1978-1979, board trustees Metro New York branch 2003-2005, Northeast branch Trum award 1979, Metro branch Veterinarian of Year award (now Fred W. Quimby award), 2007, Joseph J. Garvey award 2009), American Society Laboratory Animal Practitioners (Research award 2004), World Veterinary Association (secretary executive committee animal welfare 1990-1996).

Connections

Married Cynthia Claire Connelly, August 21, 1965. Children: Kelly Ann, Cynthia Jane.

father:
Edward Harold Quimby

mother:
Isabel (Barber) Quimby

spouse:
Cynthia Claire Connelly

children:
Kelly Ann Quimby

Cynthia Jane Quimby