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physician

Marcus Theodore Block, American physician. award) Essex County Medical Society, Society Investigative Dermatology, New Jersey Dermotol.

Background

Block, Marcus Theodore was born on August 13, 1903 in New York City. Son of Arthur and Lena (Halperin) Block.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell University, 1925. Bachelor of Science in Medicine, University Kansas, 1928. Doctor of Medicine University Chicago, 1931.

Part-time student Cook County Graduate School Medicine and Surgery, 1947-1951, New York Skin and Cancer School, 1953.

Career

Intern, Newark City Hospital, 1930-1932. In private practice, Newark, since 1932. Attending dermatologist University Hospital.

Assistant dermatologist Babies Hospital. Courtesy staff Presbyterian, Beth hospitals. Clinical assistant professor medicine (dermatology) New Jersey College Medicine and Dentistry.

Membership

Fellow International Society Tropical Dermatology. Member International Congress Dermatology, American Medical Association, New Jersey Medical Society (Golden Merit award) Essex County Medical Society, Society Investigative Dermatology, New Jersey Dermotol. Society (president), American Heart Association, American Academy Dermatology (life), New Jersey Hospital Association, University Chicago, University Kansas alumni associations, Medical Alumni Association of University Chicago, Dermatology Foundation, American Museum Natural History, Academy Medicine New Jersey, Friends Presbyterian Hospital, Benjamin Rush Medical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Phi Sigma, Phi Delta Epsilon.

Connections

Married Frances Eleanor McBride, November 7, 1932 (divorced).; married second, Dorothy Dean Greb, August 4, 1962 (deceased August 1969). Children– Jane Audrey, Arthur, Marcus Theodore.

father:
Arthur Block

mother:
Lena (Halperin) Block

spouses:
Frances Eleanor McBride

Dorothy Dean Greb

children:
Jane Audrey Block

Arthur Block

Marcus Theodore Block