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Engineer , consultant , researcher , Engineering educator

Myron Spector, American Orthopedics and biomedical engineering educator, researcher, consultant ( engineer, Educated)orthopedics and biomedical engineering educator, researcher, consultant. Recipient National Institute Health Research Career Development award, 1979-1983; National Aeronautics and Space Administration-American Society for Engineering Education Summer Faculty fellow, 1972-1973.

Background

Spector, Myron was born on April 29, 1945 in Pittsburgh. Son of Morris and Bernetta (Swiss) Spector.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1967. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor bioengineering Clemson U., 1972-1974. Associate professor biology and physical science Medical University of Southern California, Charleston, 1975-1976, professor, 1977-1981. Professor orthopaedics Emory University, Atlanta, since 1982, associate professor pathology, since 1982.

Principal research engineer Georgia Institute Technology, since 1982. Consultant Union Carbide Corporation, Richards Medical Company, Inc.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Association Dental Research, Orthopaedics Research Society, Society Biomaterials, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Joanne Freedman, November 18, 1967. Children: Jonathan Michael, Daniel Todd.

father:
Morris Spector

mother:
Bernetta (Swiss) Spector

spouse:
Joanne Freedman

children:
Jonathan Michael Spector

Daniel Todd Spector