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oncologist , researcher

Stephen Read Veach, American Oncologist, researcher. Recipient Presidential Meritorious Svc. Medical award, 1988, 91. Member American Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American College of Physicians, American Society Clinical Oncology, American College Physician Executives, Society United States Naval Flight Surgeons.

Background

Veach, Stephen Read was born on April 24, 1943 in Alpine, Texas, United States. Son of Stanley and Jessie Alice (Nooney) Veach.

Education

Bachelor, Southern Illinois U., 1965; Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois, 1970.

Career

Intern, Rush/Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, 1970-1971; commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1971; advanced through grades to captain, 1991; head internal medicine department, Naval Hospital, Oakland, California, 1988-1991; director medical services, Department haval Hospital, Oakland, California, 1989-1991; medical director, Department haval Hospital, Oakland, California, 1990-1991. Associate professor medicine Uniformed Superior vena cava syndrome U. Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland.,1991, member student interview committee, 1982-1991. Adjunct clinical staff National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, 1983-1988.

Member of national cancer advisory board Department of Defense, 1986-1988. Director clinical research United States Bioscience, Philadelphia, 1991-1993. Department of medicine Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York.

Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to book chapters and articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American College of Physicians, American Society Clinical Oncology, American College Physician Executives, Society United States Naval Flight Surgeons.

Connections

Married Arlene Portney. Children:Darren, Justin, Alexander, Merideth.

father:
Stanley Veach

mother:
Jessie Alice (Nooney) Veach

spouse:
Arlene Portney

children:
Darren Veach

Justin Veach

Alexander Veach

Merideth Veach