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Gershon William Fishbein Edit Profile

Editor , publisher

Gershon William Fishbein, American publisher, editor. Sergeant United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Society Professional Journalists, National Press Club, National Association Science Writers.

Background

Fishbein, Gershon William was born on October 9, 1921 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Abraham and Anna (Scheer) Fishbein.

Education

AB, George Washington University, 1943.

Career

Rewrite Associated Press, Washington, 1941-1943. Assistant city editor Washington Post, 1948-1955. Correspondent Medical Tribune, 1957-1965.

Publisher, editor Occupational Health and Safety Letter, 1971-1985, Environmental Health Letter, Washington, 1961-1988, Genetic Engineering Letter, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1981—1989.

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member Society Professional Journalists, National Press Club, National Association Science Writers.

Connections

Married Phyllis Shapiro, November 21, 1948 (deceased 1995). Children: Alan, Lawrence, Jeffrey, Janice.

father:
Abraham Fishbein

mother:
Anna (Scheer) Fishbein

spouse:
Phyllis Shapiro

children:
Alan Fishbein

Lawrence Fishbein

Jeffrey Fishbein

Janice Fishbein