Bachelor of Science cum laude, U. Notre Dame, 1967; Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1971.
Assistant professor, University of Illinois College Medicine, Urbana, 1978-1987; director introduction to clinical medicine, University of Illinois College Medicine, Urbana, 1979-1987; new terms editor, Stedman's Medical Dictionary, since 1995.
Founder Champaign-Urbana Physicians for Social Responsibility, Champaign, Illinois, 1981. Lieutenant commander United States Public Health Service, 1975-1978. Member American Academy Family Practice, Alpha Epsilon Delta. M C.
Married Nora L. Zorich, March 22, 1984. Children: N.V. Wesley, T. Daniel.