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William J. Strawbridge, American healthcare educator. Recipient Exempleton award, Templeton Foundation, 1998. Volunteer Oxfam American, Boston, 1985—1991; philanthropic board member LITA, San Rafael, California, 1994—2008; Member of Gerontological Society of America (Fellow 2004).

Background

Strawbridge, William J. was born on March 17, 1940 in Cincinnati. Son of Louis Fetta Strawbridge and Jane Whipple Hoffmann.

Education

Master in Public Health, U.Washington, Seattle, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, U.Washington, Seattle, 1991.

Career

Research director Seattle Urban League, 1974—1976, Puget Sound Health Systems Agence, Seattle, 1977—1980, hospital planning director, 1981—1984. Senior research scientist Human Population Laboratory, Berkeley, California. Adjunct professor Institute Health and Aging, San Francisco, 2008.

Ltjg United States Navy, 1964-1968, Vietnam, San Diego.

Membership

Volunteer Oxfam American, Boston, 1985—1991. Philanthropic board member LITA, San Rafael, California, 1994—2008. Member of Gerontological Society of America (Fellow 2004).

Connections

Married Margaret I. Wallhagen, August 16, 1986.