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hospital administrator.

Sigismund Schuitz Goldwater, American hospital administrator. Member American Hospital Association (president 1908), New York Academy of Medicine (vice president 1913), National Institute Social Sciences (vice president 1918-1921); member British Hospital Association; Member Society for Ethical Culture.

Background

Goldwater, Sigismund Schuitz was born on February 7, 1873 in New York, United States. Son of Henry and Mary (Tyroler) Goldwater.

Education

Student Columbia, 1894-1895. Doctor of Medicine University and Bellevue Hospital Medical College (New York University), 1901. Doctor of Science Marquette, 1925.

Doctor Public Health, New York University, 1939.

Career

Superintendent Mount Sinai Hospital, 1903-1916, director 1917-1929. Commissioner of health, New York City, January 1914-1915. Commissioner of Department of Hosps., City of New York, 1934-1940.

President Associate Hospital Service, New York, since 1940. Municipal expert in hospital construction and administration, New York, 1908. Advisory expert to many hospitals.

Membership

Member American Hospital Association (president 1908), New York Academy of Medicine (vice president 1913), National Institute Social Sciences (vice president 1918-1921). Member British Hospital Association. Member Society for Ethical Culture.

Connections

Married Clara Aub, February 8, 1904. Children: Janet Teres, Robert John, Mary Margaret.

father:
Henry Goldwater

mother:
Mary (Tyroler) Goldwater

spouse:
Clara Aub

child:
Janet Teres Goldwater

child:
Robert John Goldwater

child:
Mary Margaret Goldwater