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Stephan Epstein

educator , physician

Stephan Epstein, German educator, physician. Member American Medical Association, American Dermetol. Society, American Academy Dermatology, American College Allergists, Wisconsin Medical Society.

Background

Epstein, Stephan was born on March 14, 1900 in Nuremberg, Germany. Son of Ernst and Margaret (Scharbel) Epstein.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Erlangen (Germany), 1925.

Career

Came to the United States, 1936, naturalized, 1941. Intern City Hospital, Nuremberg, Germany, 1925. Resident U. Breslau (Germany) Skin Clinic, 1926-1930, chief radiotherapy department, 1930-1935.

Dermatologist Marshfield (Wisconsin) Clinic, 1936-1965. President Marshfield Clinic Foundation Medical Research and Education, 1960-1965. Clinical associate professor dermatology University of Minnesota Medical School, 1946-1968.

Clinical professor dermatology University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, 1965-1973.

Works

  • Author numerous articles on photosensitivity, contact allergy. Editor, transietor: Atlas and Manual of Dermetology and Venerology (Burckhardt), 2d edition., 1965.

Membership

Member American Medical Association, American Dermetol. Society, American Academy Dermatology, American College Allergists, Wisconsin Medical Society.

Connections

Married Elsbeth Lauinger, May 27, 1926. Children: Ernst, Wolfgang.

father:
Ernst Epstein

mother:
Margaret (Scharbel) Epstein

spouse:
Elsbeth Lauinger

children:
Ernst Epstein

Wolfgang Epstein