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educator , pathologist

Paul Gross, American Pathologist, educator. Achievements include special research in chronic pulmonary diseases. M C. Recipient Adolph G. Kammer merit in authorship award Industrial Medical Association, 1967.

Background

Gross, Paul was born on June 8, 1902 in Berlin. Son of Martin and Julia (Baumgarten) Gross.

Education

AB, Western Reserve University, 1924. Doctor of Medicine, Western Reserve University, 1927. Master of Arts (Crile research fellow pathology 1928-1929), Western Reserve University, 1929.

Career

Intern, St. Vincent's Charity Hospital, Cleveland, 1927-1928; resident pathology, Cleveland City Hospital, 1929-1931; pathologist, St. Vincent's Charity Hospital, 1931-1935; volunteer assistant to, Professor Erdheim, Vienna, Austria, 1931-1932; pathologist, West Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1935-1944; pathologist, St. Joseph's Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1944-1954; director research laboratory, Industrial Health Foundation, Mellon Institute also senior fellow Institute, Industrial Health Foundation, Mellon Institute, 1948-1968; advisory fellow, Industrial Health Foundation, Mellon Institute, 1968-1997; Adjunct Professor pathology industrial diseases, Graduate School Public Health. U. Pittsburgh, 1960-1968; research professor, Graduate School Public Health, U. Pittsburgh, 1968-1971; Adjunct Professor, Graduate School Public Health, U. Pittsburgh, 1971-1976; distinguished research professor pathology, Medical University of Southern California, 1971-1976; Adjunct Professor, Medical University of Southern California, 1976-1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include special research in chronic pulmonary diseases.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with T.F. Hatch) Pulmonary Deposition and Retention of Inhaled Aerosols, 1964, (with District of Columbia Braun) Toxic and Biomedical Effects of Fibers with Special Reference to Asbestos, Man-Made Vitreous Fibers and Organic Fibers, 1983. Also numerous articles.

Membership

Fellow American College of Physicians. Member American College Chest Physicians, Industrial Medical Association, College American Pathologists, American Thoracic Society, American Industrial Hygiene Association (honorary), American Association Pathologists and Bacteriologists, International Academy Pathology, American Society Clinical Pathologists, American Medical Association, American Society Experimental Pathology.

Connections

Married Dorothy J. Mulac, August 4, 1930. Children: Julianne Gross Sauvageot, Paul James, Peter Martin, John Edwin.

father:
Martin Gross

mother:
Julia (Baumgarten) Gross

spouse:
Dorothy J. Mulac

child:
Paul James Gross

child:
Julianne Gross Sauvageot Gross

child:
John Edwin Gross

child:
Peter Martin Gross