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medical educator

William Patrick Carney, American medical educator. Certified secondary teacher in biological science. Decorated Legion of Merit. Smokejumper USFS, 1962-1964; adult leader Boy Scouts American, Taipei, 1976-1979. Member American Society Parasitologists, American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Helminthological Society Washington, Sigma Xi, Phi Sigma.

Background

Carney, William Patrick was born on July 1, 1938 in Dillon, Montana, United States. Son of Thomas James and Helen Catherine (Ballard) Carney.

Education

Bachelor, St. Thomas University, Kenmore, Washington, 1960. Bachelor of Science, Western Montana University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Montana, 1967.

Master in Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 1976.

Career

Research associate, Minot (North Dakota) State University, 1967-1969; commissioned Lieutenant, United States Navy, 1969; advanced through grades to captain, United States Navy, 1986; research parasitologist, Naval Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland., 1969-1970, 74-75; director parasitology department, Naval Medical Research Unit Northern 2, Jakarta, Indonesia, 1970-1974; department director, Naval Medical Research Unit Northern 2, Taipei, Taiwan, 1976-1979; laboratory and scientific director, Naval Medical Research Unit Northern 2, Jakarta, 1979-1981; program manager, Naval Medical Research Development Command, Bethesda, 1981-1984; laboratory director, Naval Bioscis. Laboratory, Oakland, California, 1984-1987; professor, director graduate program, Uniformed Superior vena cava syndrome U., Bethesda, 1987-1991; retired, Uniformed Superior vena cava syndrome U., Bethesda, 1991; project manager schistosomasis research project in Cairo, Medical Svc. Corporation International, Arlington, Virginia, 1991-1995; professor, chair department preventive medicine, Uniformed Superior vena cava syndrome U., Bethesda, Maryland., since 1995.

Executive Committee board directors Gorgas Memorial Institute, Bethesda. Consultant Vector Biology and Control Project, Arlington, 1989-1994, American Institute Biological Sciences, Washington, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Avocations: scuba diving, auto repair, carpentry, masonry, welding.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Smokejumper USFS, 1962-1964. Adult leader Boy Scouts American, Taipei, 1976-1979. Member American Society Parasitologists, American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Helminthological Society Washington, Sigma Xi, Phi Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, auto repair, carpentry, masonry, welding.

Connections

Children: Christopher Patrick, Mark Daniel. Married Sharon Loreta Sonnek, August 14, 1965.

father:
Thomas James Carney

mother:
Helen Catherine (Ballard) Carney

spouse:
Sharon Loreta Sonnek

child:
Mark Daniel Carney

child:
Christopher Patrick Carney