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physician

Joseph Tartakoff, American physician. American College of Surgeons fellow, American College Chest Physicians; member American Thoracic Society.

Background

Tartakoff, Joseph was born on January 17, 1907 in Stoughton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Abraham and Rose (Rodman) Tartakoff.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Tufts U., 1929.

Career

Intern, Worcester (Massachusetts) City Hospital, 1930-1932. Resident in surgery Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, 1932-1933. Resident in surgery Boston City Hospital, 1933-1934, consultant surgery, until 1974.

Associate div. surgery New England Center Hospital, Boston. Chief of surgery Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Consultant Faulkner Hospital, Boston.

Thoracic surgeon Middlesex County Sanatorium. Clinical professor surgery Tufts U. Medical School, until 1974, clinical professor surgery emetitus, 1974. Lecturer in surgery Harvard.

Diplomate American Board Surgery.

Membership

American College of Surgeons fellow, American College Chest Physicians. Member American Thoracic Society.

Connections

Married Helen Herlihy, June 8, 1941. Children: David Stephen, Alan Michael.

father:
Abraham Tartakoff

mother:
Rose (Rodman) Tartakoff

spouse:
Helen Herlihy

children:
David Stephen Tartakoff

Alan Michael Tartakoff