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Public relations executive

Kenneth Hardy Rabin, American public relations executive. Accredited public relations practitioner. Board directors American Society Hypertension, since 1993; member business advisory board National Downs Syndrome Society, New York City, since 1985. Member American Medical Writers Association (associate), National Association Science Writers (associate), Public Relations Society of America (Silver Anvil award, 1986).

Background

Rabin, Kenneth Hardy was born on April 6, 1943 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Martin and Ruby (Hardy) Rabin.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Cornell University, 1965. Master of Arts in Teaching, Yale University, 1966. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1968.

Doctor of Philosophy, Vanderbilt University, 1974.

Career

Foreign service information officer United States Information Agency, Uganda, Nigeria, 1967-1970. News director University Tennessee, Chattanooga, 1970-1972. Communications specialist Meharry Medical College, Nashville, 1972-1973.

Assistant editor Peabody Journal of Education Vanderbilt University, 1973-1974. Associate professor public relations American University, Washington, 1974-1980. Director United States public affairs Squibb Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1980-1983.

Executive vice president, director health care commission Hill and Knowlton, Washington, 1984-1992. Managing director Interscience Communications Ltd., since 1992.

Achievements

  • Accredited public relations practitioner.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Regulating Change, 1990, Informing the People, 1981. Member editorial board Public Relations Review, since 1978.

Membership

Board directors American Society Hypertension, since 1993. Member business advisory board National Downs Syndrome Society, New York City, since 1985. Member American Medical Writers Association (associate), National Association Science Writers (associate), Public Relations Society of America (Silver Anvil award, 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, tennis, video.

Connections

Married Renee Efland, June 2, 1967. Children: Max, Glennie.

father:
Martin Rabin

mother:
Ruby (Hardy) Rabin

spouse:
Renee Efland

child:
Max Rabin

child:
Glennie Rabin