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Medical educator

Lawrence Neil Parker, American medical educator. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism. Grantee Veterans Administration Research Advisory Group, 1978-1980, VA Merit Review, 1980-1982, 82-86, 86-88, 90-93.

Background

Parker, Lawrence Neil was born on November 8, 1943 in New York City. Son of Norman Samuel and Lee (Shapiro) Parker.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia College, 1964. Doctor of Medicine, Stanford (California) University, 1969.

Career

Intern, Boston City Hospital, 1969-1970;resident in internal medicine, University of California, San Diego, 1972-1974;fellowship in endocrinology, University of California at Los Angeles-Harbor General Hospital, 1974-1977;internist and endocrinologist, Ross Loos Cigna Medical Group, Torrance, 1977;assistant chief of endocrinology, VA Medical Center, Long Beach, California, since 1977;assistant professor medicine, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1978-1982;associate professor medicine, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, 1982-1988;professor medicine, College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, since 1988. Education evaluation committee VA Medical Center, 1978-1980, residency selection committee,1978, nutrition committee, since 1980, medical library committee, 1981-1985, human studiescom., 1981-1984, medical service morbidity review committee, 1983-1989, clinical activity quality of care subcommittee, since 1989, quality assurance board of investigation, 1990, quality management team, 1992, chairman drug usage evaluation subcommittee, since 1991. Research grant reviewer Department Veterinary Affairs Merit Review Board, Medical Research Council, Vancouver, Canada.

Lecturer in field; physician MarshallIslands Medical Program, 1994.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine: Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Adrenal Androgens in Clinical Medicine, 1989. Journal reviewer Journal Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, Metabolism: Clinical and Experimental, Ob-Gyn., Acta Endocrinologica, Journal National Cancer Institute, Journal Endocrinol.

      Investigation, Western Journal Medicine, New York State Journal Medicine. Guest editor Radioimmunoassay for Physicians. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member Atomic Bomb Casualty Commission Hiroshima, Japan, 1971-1972. Surgeon (lieutenant Commander) United States Public Health Service, 1970-1972. Fellow American College of Physicians.

Member Endocrine Society, American Federation Clinical Research, Amnesty International, Union of Concerned Scientists.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, athletics, sailing, traveling.

Connections

Married Joyce Parker, July 18, 1970 (divorced 1988). Children: Jill, Gregory.

father:
Norman Samuel Parker

mother:
Lee (Shapiro) Parker

spouse:
Joyce Parker

children:
Jill Parker

Gregory Parker