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educator , physician

Joseph Calvin Shipp, American Physician, educator. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine. Fulbright-Hayes awardee, 1977.

Background

Shipp, Joseph Calvin was born on February 10, 1927 in Northport, Alabama, United States. Son of Ezra Jonah and Nora (Earnest) Shipp.

Education

Bachelor of Science, U. Alabama, 1948; Doctor of Medicine, Columbia University, 1952.

Career

Assistant professor medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1958-1960; research scientist, University of Oxford, England, 1958-1959; associate professor medicine, U. Florida, Gainesville, 1960-1965; professor medicine, U. Florida, 1965-1970; professor and department chairman medicine, U. Nebraska, Omaha, 1970-1980; regent's distinguished professor medicine, U. Nebraska, 1980-1986; professor medicine, University of California San Francisco, Fresno, since 1986. Consultant National Institutes of Health, 1965-1985, Fulbright-Hayes International Medicine, since 1976.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 250 articles to professional journals in field of diabetes and medicine.

Membership

President University of California Foundation, San Francisco-Fresno, since 1994. Board of trustees, member Sansum Medical Research Foundation. Fellow American College of Physicians.

Member American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, American Society Clinical Investigation, Association American Physicians, Rotary (chairman international activities committee 1988-1989), Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa, Masons, Elks.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Marjorie Madeline Morris, November 25, 1961. Children: Joseph Calvin, Sherise, Dana, Michele.

father:
Ezra Jonah Shipp

mother:
Nora (Earnest) Shipp

spouse:
Marjorie Madeline Morris

children:
Joseph Calvin Shipp

Sherise Shipp

Dana Shipp

Michele Shipp