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Surgeon , Medical educator

Richard Alan Selzer, American Surgeon, medical educator. Recipient National Magazine award, 1975; recipient Pushcart prize, 1982; Guggenheim fellow, 1985 M C. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1955-1957, PTO.

Background

Selzer, Richard Alan was born on June 24, 1928 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of Julius Louis and Gertrude (Schneider) Selzer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Union College, Schenectady, 1948; Doctor of Science honorary, Union College, Schenectady, 1981; Doctor of Medicine Albany Medical College, 1953; D.H.L (honorary), Georgetown University, 1981; D.H.L (honorary), Medical College Pennsylvania D.H.L (honorary), Quinnipiac College.

Career

Assistant professor surgery, Yale University School Medicine, New Haven, since 1961.

Works

Membership

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1955-1957, PTO.

Connections

Married Janet Selzer, February 13, 1955. Children: Jonathan, Lawrence, Gretchen.

father:
Julius Louis Selzer

mother:
Gertrude (Schneider) Selzer

spouse:
Janet Selzer

children:
Jonathan Selzer

Lawrence Selzer

Gretchen Selzer