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Dean , educator , Pediatrician

James John Corrigan,, American pediatrician, dean, educator. Diplomate American Board Pediatricians (hematology-oncology). Grantee National Institutes of Health, Mountain States Regional Hemophilia Center, Georgia Heart Association, General Electric, American Cancer Society.

Background

Corrigan, James John was born on August 28, 1935 in Pittsburgh. Son of James John and Rita Mary (Grimes) Corrigan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Juniata College, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, University Pittsburgh, 1961.

Career

Intern, then resident in pediatrics University Colorado Medical Center, 1961-1964. Trainee in pediatrics hematology-oncology University Illinois Medical Center, 1964-1966. Associate in pediatrics Emory University Medical School, 1966-1967, assistant professor Atlanta, 1967-1971.

Member faculty University Arizona College Medicine, Tucson, 1971-1990, professor pediatrics, 1974-1990. Chief section pediatrics hematology-ongology, also director Mountain States Regional Hemophilia Center, University Arizona, Tucson, 1978-1990. Chief of staff University Medical Center University Arizona, 1984-1986.

Professor pediatrics, vice dean for academy affairs Tulane University School Medicine, New Orleans, 1990-1993, interim dean, 1993-1994, dean, 1994-2000, vice president, 2000—2002, professor emeritus pediatrics, since 2002. Clinical professor pediatrics University Arizona College Medicine, Arizona, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Pediatricians (hematology-oncology).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Associate editor American Journal Diseases of Children, 1981-1989, 90-93, interim editor, 1993. Contributor numerous papers to medical journals.

Membership

Member American Academy Pediatrics, American Society Hematology, Society Pediatric Research, Western Society Pediatric Research, American Heart Association (county thrombosis), International Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis, American Pediatric Society, World Federation Hemophilia, Pima County Medical Association (Vice-President, since 1986, president since 1988), Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Carolyn Virginia Long, July 2, 1960. Children: Jeffrey James, Nancy Carolyn.

father:
James John Corrigan

mother:
Rita Mary (Grimes) Corrigan

spouse:
Carolyn Virginia Long

children:
Jeffrey James Corrigan

Nancy Carolyn Corrigan