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educator , pathologist

Kenneth Jon Widder, American Pathologist, educator. Recipient Wiley J. Forbus award North Carolina School Pathology, 1981. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Clinical Pathologists, Young President Organisation, Sigma Xi.

Background

Widder, Kenneth Jon was born on January 14, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alan A. and Edith Widder.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Carleton College, 1974; Doctor of Medicine, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1979.

Career

Intern, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1979-1980; resident in pathology, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1980-1981; assistant clinical professor pathology, University of California, San Diego, 1981-1984; associate clinical professor, University of California, San Diego, since 1984; chairman, chief Executive officer, Molecular Biosystems, Inc., San Diego, since 1981. Consultant Eli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, 1978-1983. Member of advisory committee Congressional Science and Technology Committee, Washington, 1986-1988.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Clinical Pathologists, Young President Organisation, Sigma Xi.

Connections

father:
Alan A.

mother:
Edith Widder