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Milton Golin

editor , publisher , writer

Milton Golin, American editor, publisher, writer. Recipient Nation's First Metropolitan Area Broadcast News Service Citation award Editor and Public, 1954. Co-founder Park Forest (Illinois) Civic Music Association, 1953-1956. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association Science Writers, American Association Journalists and Authors, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

Milton Golin was born on April 2, 1921 in Oak Park, Illinois. Son of Joseph and Rose (Stein) Golin. Died March 23, 2016, Chicago, Illinois.Youngest of nine children

Education

Student, Wright City College, 1941; Student, Central Young Men’s Christian Association College (name changed to Roosevelt University), 1942.

Career

Founding radio-television news editor City News Bureau Chicago, 1949-1956. Assistant editor Journal American Medical Association, 1956-1959. Founding editor Medicine at Work, 1956-1967.

Assistant to president Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, Washington, 1960-1967. Founding editor Ob-Gyn. News, Pediatric News, Diagnosis News, 1966-1967, Medical Group News, Adolescent Medicine, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Today, Surgery Update, Chicago, 1968-1989.

Editor, publisher Computers and Medicine, since 1982. Instructor creative writing Chicago, 1947-1948. Speaker, consultant in field.

Membership

Co-founder Park Forest (Illinois) Civic Music Association, 1953-1956. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association Science Writers, American Association Journalists and Authors, Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Irene Frances Borucka, 1946, Irene Died 1972,

Married Carol Florence Thurnau, December 12, 1975. Carol died in 2007

father:
Joseph Golin

Emigrated from Russia in 1905, born 1872. Jewish, Active in Workman's Circle in Chicago.

mother:
Rose (Finklestein) Golin - United States

Born in Tallin Estonia, 1879, Jewish, Emigrated to USA. Nine children with Joseph.

Son:
James Milton Golin

2nd spouse:
Carol Florence Thurnau

deceased, 2007

Son:
Jeffrey Ross Golin - J.D. , M.S.

Lives in Fresno, California

first wife:
Irene Frances Borucka - United States

Married Milton 1946, Chicago, IL, died 1972, Bethesda, MD

colleague and mentor:
Arnold A. Dornfeld - journalist

Author, "Behind the Front Page: The Story of the City News Bureau of Chicago

http://www.amazon.com/Behind-Front-Page-Bureau-Chicago/dp/0897330706/ref=sr_1_fkmr0_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1458861731&sr=1-2-fkmr0&keywords=Arnold+dornfeld

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colleague:
Mike Royko - journalist