Bachelor of Science, Long Island U., 1978; Master of Science in Cmty. Health, Long Island U., 1998.
Physician assistant department emergency medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, 1980-1983; chief physician assistant department emergency medicine, Methodist Hospital-New York Hospital, Brooklyn, 1983-1994; supervising physician assistant department emergency medicine, Brooklyn Hospital Center/New York University, 1994-1997; member of faculty physician assistant program, assistant professor, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn, since 1997. Instructor American Council of Learned Societies, American Heart Association, New York City, since 1986, Advanced Pediatric Life Support, since 1989.
Member APHA, Society Emergency Medicine Physician Assts. (founding mem), Physician Assts. for Social Change (founding member), American Academy Physician Assts., New York State Society Physician Assts.
Married Carol Ann Schaeffler, May 20, 1973. 1 child, Joshua.