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microbiologist

Philip DePoyster Thomson, American microbiologist. Member American Burn Association, International Society Burn Injuries, Wound Healing Society, North America Burn Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Background

Thomson, Philip DePoyster was born on March 13, 1943 in San Angelo, Texas, United States. Son of John Throckmorton and Hazel (Parnell) Thomson.

Education

Associate of Arts, San Angelo College, 1963. Bachelor of Science, Angelo State College, San Angelo, 1968. Master of Science, Montana State University, 1972.

Doctor of Philosophy in Microbiology/Immunology, Montana State University, 1974.

Career

Research assistant in ophthalmology Wilmer Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1964-1966. Graduate fellow Montana State University, Bozeman, 1968-1974. Postdoctoral fellow University Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1974-1976.

Chief microbiology division Shriners Burns Institute, 1976-1983. Director Burn Center Laboratories University Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, 1983-1992. Assistant director technological planning Mallinckrodt Medical, Inc., St. Louis, 1992-1994, associate director technological planning, from 1994.

Chair tissue committee Organ Procurement Agency, Michigan, 1988-1992. Member grant review committee NIDDR/United States Department Education, Washington, since 1991. Director skin bank University Michigan Hospitals, 1983-1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor/co-editor 5 books. Contributor chapters to books, numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Burn Association, International Society Burn Injuries, Wound Healing Society, North America Burn Society, Phi Theta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing, photography, graphic art.

Connections

Married Margaret Jean Hoffmaster, July 29, 1967. 1 child, Philip DePoyster.

father:
John Throckmorton Thomson

mother:
Hazel (Parnell) Thomson

spouse:
Margaret Jean Hoffmaster

child:
Philip DePoyster Thomson