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Federal agency administrator

Jack Edward Whitescarver, American federal agency administrator. Named Alumnus of Year, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Graduate School biomedical Sciences, 1991; recipient Distinguished Service award, Department of Health and Human Services; fellow Albert Soiland Cancer Foundation, 1967-1970.

Background

Whitescarver, Jack Edward was born on May 16, 1937 in Palestine, Texas, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, 1959. Master of Science, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Medicine Dentistry New Jersey, 1974.

Career

Research associate Harvard University School Public Health, Boston, 1976-1977. Grants associate National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1977, special assistant to director, National Institute Allergy & Infectious Diseases (National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases), 1978-1984, deputy director, Office Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Research (OAR), 1988—2000, acting director OAR, 2000—2002, director OAR, associate director Acuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome research, since 2002. Assistant dean research & development Emory University School Medicine, Atlanta, 1984-1986, associate dean, 1986-1988, assistant professor pathology, 1985-1988.

Membership

Member of International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, Infectious Diseases Society America, American Academy Allergy & Immunology.

Connections

Son of Bachelor of Arts and Elizabeth Lorraine (Kimball) Whitescarver.

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