Bachelor of Science with cum laude, Wake Forest University, 1968. Doctor of Medicine, University Virginia, 1972.
Pediatrics intern University Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, 1972—1973, resident pediatrics, 1973—1974. Research fellow neonatology Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1974—1976, senior clinical instructor pediatrics, 1976—1977. Assistant professor pediatrics School Medicine Case Western Reserve University, 1977—1984, associate professor pediatrics, since 1984.
Associate professor Ob-Gyn, Reproductive Biology, since 1984. Medical director McDonald House Nurseries, University Hospitals, since 1980. Member McDonald House Advisory Committee.
Lecturer Gordon Research Conference, Colby Sawyer College, 1979, Fogarty Found, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1979, People to People, China, 1983. Author in field.
Member of National Perinatal Association, Ohio Perinatal Association, Northeast Ohio Pediatrics Society (chairman fetus and newborn committee), Northern Ohio Pediat.Soc., Midwest Society Pediat.Rsch., Society Pediatrics Research, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Judith Ann Dowty Pittard, August 21, 1971. Children: William Bullock, Emily Lile, Andrew Gordon, Benjamin Wright.