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Physician

William Spencer Schwartz, American physician. Member American Medical Association, Buncombe County Medical Society, National Tuberculosis Association, American (president-elect, past vice president), Southern (past president), North Carolina thoracic societies, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Chi, Chi Asheville North Carolina.

Background

Schwartz, William Spencer was born on August 21, 1904 in Portsmouth, Ohio, United States. Son of William Henry and Ethel (Cotton) Schwartz.

Education

Student Ohio State University, 1923-1924. Bachelor of Science, University Cincinnati, 1926, Master of Science, 1929, Doctor of Medicine 1930.

Career

Intern, Trudeau Sanatorium, 1929-1930, resident physician, 1933-1946. Practice medicine specializing in internal medicine and pulmonary disease, New York, O., 1930-1933, Saranac Lake, New York, 1933-1946, Brecksville, O., 1946-1948, Oteen, North Carolina, 1948-1971. Instructor Trudeau School Tuberculosis, Saranac Lake, 1930-1946.

Chief Tuberculosis service Veterans Administration Hospital., Brecksville, 1946-1948. Chief staff Veterans Administration Hospital., Oteen, 1948-1971. Cons. Tv div. Federal Security Agency, United States Public Health Service, Washington.

Member Executive Committee VA-Armed Forces Chemotherapy Study. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.

Membership

Member American Medical Association, Buncombe County Medical Society, National Tuberculosis Association, American (president-elect, past vice president), Southern (past president), North Carolina thoracic societies, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Chi, Chi Asheville North Carolina.

Connections

Married Helena Salmon Peebles, July 24, 1930.

father:
William Henry Schwartz

mother:
Ethel (Cotton) Schwartz

spouse:
Helena Salmon Peebles