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Ian Gross, South African, American academic pediatrician, neonatologist. Diplomate American Board Pediatrics, American Board Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Named Most Distinguished Medical Graduate University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1967, Mentor of Year, Eastern Society Pediatric Research, 2005; James Hudson Brown fellow, Yale University, 1973; research grantee National Institutes of Health and American Heart Association.

Background

Gross, Ian was born on October 15, 1943 in Pretoria, Republic of South Africa. Son of Kenneth and Gladys Bakst (Cooper) Gross. came to the United States, 1971.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa, 1963. Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Republic of South Africa, 1967.

Career

Rotating intern, Johannesburg General Hospital, 1968;pediatric resident, U. Witwatersrand Hospitals, Johannesburg, 1970-1971;pediatric resident, Children's Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1971-1972;postdoctoral fellow in pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1972-1973;postdoctoral fellow in pediatrics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1973-1974;assistant professor, Yale University School Medicine, New Haven, 1974-1978;associate professor, Yale University School Medicine, New Haven, 1978-1985;professor, Yale University School Medicine, New Haven, since 1985. Director newborn special care unit Yale-New Haven Hospital, since 1982. Member study section National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1981-1985.

Member of advisory board Hood Foundation, Boston, 1988-1994.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Pediatrics. Member Society Pediatric Research, American Physiological Society, American Thoracic Society, American Pediatric Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: cycling, skiing, photography.

Connections

Married Melanie Belman, December 3, 1967. Children: David Anthony, Adam Charles.