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Murray David Altose, American critical care physician, educator. Diplomate American Board Internal medicine, American Board Pulmonary Disease.

Background

Altose, Murray David was born on October 1, 1941 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Came to the United States, 1969.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Medicine, University Manitoba, 1965.

Career

Rotating intern, Winnipeg General Hospital, 1965-1966;assistant resident in medicine, Winnipeg General Hospital, 1966-1967;resident in critical care medicine, Winnipeg General Hospital, 1968-1969;assistant resident medicine, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1969-1970;resident-in-charge pulmonary disease section, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1970-1971;chief pulmonary division department medicine, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1977-1988;associate director department medicine, Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1981-1988;fellow pulmonary disease section, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1971-1973;co-director respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1973-1974;director diagnostic services, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, 1973-1977;associate in medicine, University of Pennsylvania School Medicine, Philadelphia, 1973;assistant professor medicine, University of Pennsylvania School Medicine, Philadelphia, 1973-1977;associate professor medicine, Case Western Reserve U. School Medicine, Cleveland, 1977-1984;professor medicine, Case Western Reserve U. School Medicine, Cleveland, since 1984;chief of staff, Department Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, since 1988. Associate dean Veterans Hospital Affairs, since 1988. Attending physician pulmonaryin-patient service medical Intensive Care Unit and Pulmonary Cons.

Svc. Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1977-1978, medical director respiratory therapy department, 1977-1988, director respiratory Intensive Care Unit, 1977-1981, attending physician medical Intensive Care Unit University Hospitals, Cleveland, since 1978. Member medical research service review board for respiration VA, 1986-1989. Special reviewer National Institutes of Health Clinical Science, 1985, 88.

Consultant special emphasis panel National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, 1996. Temporary member National Institutes of Health Respiratoryand Applied Physiology Study Section, 1996. Attending physician respiratory Intensive Care Unit VA Medical Center, Cleveland, since 1988, attending physician medical service,1988.

Lecturer in field.

Membership

Trustee Northeast Ohio affiliate American Heart Association, 1993-1998, member research allocation committee, 1989-1993. Member American Federation Clinical Research (member program 1982, steering committee section on respiratory pathophysiology 1981-1982, chairman section 1982-1984, member program and awards committees annual science assembly 1985), American Thoracic Society (program committee science assembly on respiratory structure and function 1989-1990), Ohio Thoracic Society, American College Chest Physicians (governor Ohio 2001-2003, program committee, awards committee annual science assembly 1985), American Physiological Society, American College Physician Executives, American Heart Association, National Association VA Chiefs of Staff (president elect 1996, president 1997-1998).

Connections

Married Connie Jean Tesmer, January 14, 1973. Children: Michael Dov, Aaron Judah, Benjamin Isaac.