Student, University Missouri, 1942; Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1948; Master of Science in Journalism, Columbia University, 1949.
Reporter New York Times, 1948-1949. Book editor Look, Quick, Flair magazines, Cowles Magazines, Inc., 1949-1951. Medical and science editor Look magazine, New York City, 1951-1954.
Medical editor Sports Illustrated, 1954-1955. Managing editor Medical News, 1956-1959. Executive editor Medical World News, 1959-1968.
President, editor Family Health magazine, 1969-1974. Editorial director Medical Opinion magazine, 1974-1977. President Newspaperbooks, 1974-1978, Scarsdale Inquirer, from 1980, Hartsdale Inquirer, 1981-1986, Hasting Enterprise, from 1984, W.H. White Publications, Inc.
Public Cost Containment Newsletter, 1978-1986, Professional Corporation Advisor, 1981-1989, Tufts University Diet and Nutrition Letter, from 1983, Cornell University Animal Health Letter, American Cancer Society Journal Ca. International executive editor World Medicine, England also. Medicine Mondiale, France.
Free-lance writer in field medicine and science. Writer with d American Karakoram Expedition, Pakistan, 1953.
Associate Commonwealth Fund, 1955-1956. Board directors, vice president World Rehabilitation Fund. Board directors White Plains Hospital Medical Center.
Treasurer Royal Society Medicine Foundation, The Eye-Bank. Member National Association Science Writers, Sigma Delta Chi, Phi Kappa Psi. Clubs: Scarsdale Golf.
Royal and Ancient Golf. (St. Andrews, Scotland).
Married Virginia S. Stockton, January 27, 1950 (divorced 1982). Children: Victoria, Deborah.