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Linda Young Landesman, American Health services researcher, educator. License clinical social worker, California; board certified diplomate social worker American Board Examiners. Recipient Doctoral Dissertation award The Health Superior vena cava syndrome Improvement Fund, Inc. Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield, New York City, 1990.

Background

Landesman, Linda Young was born on March 20, 1949 in Flint, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Samuel Morrie and Bertha (Sills) Young.

Education

Bachelor, University of Michigan, 1971;Master of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1974;Department of Public Health, Columbia University, 1990.

Career

Clinical social worker, Los Angeles County Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Long Beach, California, 1974-1976;clinical social worker, Children's Hospital, Los Angeles, 1976-1979;member of faculty, Perinatal Outreach, Orange, California, 1980-1983;clinical social worker, University of California-Irvine, Orange, California, 1979-1984;consultant, Newhall & Landesman, Palos Verde, California, since 1982;assistant professor, Albert Einstein College Medicine, Bronx, New York, 1991-1992;member of faculty, New School for Social Research, New York City, since 1992. Member adjunct faculty Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emmitsburg, Maryland., 1982-1983. Advisor in health Assemblywoman Cecile Singer, 84th Assemlby District, Yonkers, New York, since 1991.

Member environmental subcommittee New York Academy of Medicine, New York City, since 1990. Reviewer Mosby Books, 1988-1990, American Medical Association Commision on Express Mail Service, Chicago, 1988-1990, National Science Foundation, Washington, 1988-1990.

Membership

President district 6 B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, Flint, Michigan, 1966-1967. Member American Public Health Association, American Society for Testing and Materials, League of Women Voters (director 1990-1993), National Association of Social Workers, Public Health Association New York City (board directors since 1993).

Connections

Married Paul Landesman, May 29, 1983. 1 child, Andrew David.