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pharmaceutical executive , pharmacologist

Gene Charles Palmer, American pharmacologist, pharmaceutical executive. Recipient Dan Burrows Research award Albuquerque Tribune, 1977. Board directors New Mexico Drug Abuse, 1970-1976. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1960-1963. Member American Society Neurochemistry, Society Neurosci., Federation of America Societies of Experimental Biology.

Background

Palmer, Gene Charles was born on November 4, 1938 in Elmhurst, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas Harold and Charlotte Carolyn (Ritzler) Palmer.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Tennessee Technology University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Anatomy, Vanderbilt University, 1968.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow in neuropharmacology Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1970. From assistant to associate professor anatomy and pharmacology University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1970-1976. From associate to professor pharmacology College Medicine University Southern Alabama, Mobile, 1976-1980.

Director Frist Massey Neurological Institute, Nashville, 1982-1985. Section head pharmacology Fisons Pharmaceuticals, Rochester, New York, since 1985. Member Winter Conference Brain Research, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, editor: Neuropharm Cyclic Nucleotides, 1979, Neuropharm Central Nervous System Disorders, 1981.

Membership

Board directors New Mexico Drug Abuse, 1970-1976. Captain United States Marine Corps, 1960-1963. Member American Society Neurochemistry, Society Neurosci., Federation of America Societies of Experimental Biology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, travel.

Connections

Married Shelby Jo Herston, September 3, 1961. 1 child, Pamela Jo.

father:
Thomas Harold Palmer

mother:
Charlotte Carolyn (Ritzler) Palmer

spouse:
Shelby Jo Herston

child:
Pamela Jo Palmer