Bachelor summa cum laude, Temple University, 1957; Doctor of Medicine, Temple University, 1961; Master of Science in Biochemistry, Temple University, 1961; Master of Science in Surgery, Temple University, 1966.
Intern, Abington Memorial Hospital, 1962;
resident, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1966;
surgeon, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, since 1966;
practice medicine specializing in surgery, Philadelphia, since 1966. Associate attending surgeon Epis. Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Phoenixville Hospital.
Consultant Veterans Administration Hospital., Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, Germantown Dispensary and Hospital. Site visiting Canada Department Health and Welfare Program Branch, 1977. Clinical professor surgery Presbyterian -University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 1980.
Professor clinical surgery University of Pennsylvania, since 1980, professor clinical surgery Medical College of Pennsylvania. Professor surgery Temple University School Medicine. Department chairman surgery John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital.
Fellow American College of Surgeons, College Physicians Philadelphia. Member American Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Surgical Association, Society University Surgeons, Pennsylvania Medical Society, Association Academy Surgery, Chilean Surgical Society, Royal Society Medicine, New York Academy Science, American Federation Clinical Research, National Association Professions, American Gastroenterological Association, American Association Cancer Research, American Heart Association, Philadelphia Academy Surgery, Heart Association Southeastern Pennsylvania, International Society Thombosis and Haemostasis, National Kidney Foundation, Society for Surgery Alimentary Tract, Society Vascular Surgery, Colleguim Internationale Chirurgie Digestivae, American Society Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, American Institute Ultrasound in Medicine, American Physiological Society, Society.Internationale de Chirurgie, American Society Abdominal Surgeons, Surgical History Society, American Aging Association, American Geriatrics Society, Gerontological Society, American Diabetes Association, Surgical Biology Club, Omega Alpha, Sigma Xi, Phi Rho Sigma.