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educator , Gynecologist , obstetrician

Henry Otto Stamm, Swiss gynecologist, obstetrician, educator. Specialist in obstetrics-gynecology Federation Medicorum Helveticorum. Recipient Rudolf Jürgen medal University Hamburg, 1967; grantee for clotting research, 1954-1979.

Background

Stamm, Henry Otto was born on September 9, 1919 in Basel, Switzerland. Son of Otto and Maria (Handschin) Stamm.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Basel, 1945.

Career

Assistant Women's Hospital University Basel, 1945-1956. Chief assistant Women's Hospital University Helsinki, 1957, New York University Medical School-Bellevue Hospital, New York City, 1958, Massachusetts General Hospital-Boston University, 1959. Assistant professor X-Ray Hospital-New Castle (England) University, 1960, Christie X-Ray Hospital-Manchester (England) University, 1961.

Assistant professor obstetrics-gynecology University Basel Faculty Medicine, 1962-1970, professor, since 1970. Chief medical officer department obstetrics-gynecology States Hospital, Baden, Switzerland, 1962-1984, College Ars Medici, Zürich, since 1984. Director blood clotting laboratory University Clinic, Basel, 1942-1965.

Vice president League Against Cancer, 1961-1988. Science director Swiss Office on Radioprotection, 1965-1980. Secretary Swiss Committee on Education Gynecologists, 1968-1980.

Member consultant committee on penal law Government of Switzerland, 1971-1988.

Achievements

  • Specialist in obstetrics-gynecology Federation Medicorum Helveticorum.

Membership

Vice president foster children organization, since 1961, help organization for unmarried mothers, since 1961. Major South Carolina Swiss Army, 1939-1964. Member Swiss Society Gynecology (secretary general 1968-1980), College Swiss Gynecologists (secretary 1968-1980), Swiss Society Senology (board directors 1968-1979), Swiss Society Family Planning (board directors 1970-1975), Swiss Society for Rehabilitation (gynecology delegate 1973-1985), Swiss Society Phlebology (consultant board since 1961), International Organization Gestosis (former president and secretary), International Institute Nuclear Engineers (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding, swimming.

Connections

Married Margret Scholer. Children: Hans, Luzius, Tobias.

father:
Otto Stamm

mother:
Maria (Handschin) Stamm

spouse:
Margret Scholer

child:
Hans Stamm

child:
Luzius Stamm

child:
Tobias Stamm