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William Jules Mellman

geneticist , educator.

William Jules Mellman, American geneticist, educator. Member genetics study section National Institutes of Health, 1974-1979.; Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955.; Member American Pediatric Society, American Society Human Genetics, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Mellman, William Jules was born on May 7, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Martin William and Freda (Haas) Mellman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1948, Doctor of Medicine 1952.

Career

Intern, Philadelphia General Hospital, 1952-1953. Resident Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, 1955-1958. Professor department pediatrics University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1955-1972, department chairman human genetics, 1972-1980.

Works

  • Editor-in-chief American Journal of Human Genetics, 1975.

Membership

Member genetics study section National Institutes of Health, 1974-1979. Served with Army of the United States, 1953-1955. Member American Pediatric Society, American Society Human Genetics, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Ruth Behnke, August 30, 1963. Children: Lewis Alfred, Andrea Kay.

father:
Martin William Mellman

mother:
Freda (Haas) Mellman

spouse:
Ruth Behnke

children:
Lewis Alfred Mellman

Andrea Kay Mellman