Emergency Medicine, 1983–1993
(magna cum laude, American Cancer Society Special Postdoctoral
Fellowship) from Harvard Medical School, 1976.
University (Special Student), 1971–1972.
Summer School (Visiting Scholar), 1971.
in applied mathematics (Honorary Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, National Science
Foundation Graduate Fellowship) from Harvard Graduate School of Arts and
Sciences, 1967. Thesis title:
An On-line System for Algebraic Manipulation.
(magna cum laude, Senior Sixteen Phi Beta Kappa) from Harvard College,
1963. Major in mathematics.
Harvard College Scholarship (honorary) for each of last three years.
Employment and Service:
2004 to 2006 — Lecturer, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical School
2002 to 2004 — Volunteer instructor in physical examination, Georgetown University Medical School
2001 to present — Special Government Employee, with occasional service (but none since 2001 or so) on Advisory Committees to the Food and Drug Administration and the National Institute on Drug Abuse
to present — Independent researcher and consultant
to 2000 — Deputy Division Director, Division of CardioRenal Drug Products,
Food and Drug Administration
to 1992 — Acting Deputy Division Director, Division of CardioRenal Drug
Products, Food and Drug Administration
to 1997 — Volunteer Physician, Washington Free Clinic
to 1996 — Supervisory Medical Officer, Division of CardioRenal Drug
Products, Food and Drug Administration
to 1989 — Medical Officer, Division of CardioRenal Drug Products, Food and
to 1989 — Examiner, American Board of Emergency Medicine
1987 to 1988 — Emergency Physician, Kiva Emergency Physicians (Kino Community Hospital, Tucson)
1983 to 1986 — Associate and Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine
to 1986 — Emergency Physician (Kino Community Hospital, Tucson)
to 1987 — Emergency Physician (Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix)
to 1988 — Consultant (Scenic Computer Systems, Redmond, WA; ScenicSoft,
to 1982 — Emergency Physician (Saint Mary Corwin Hospital, Pueblo, CO)
— Emergency Physician (Lifeline
Physicians, Santa Monica)
to 1981 — Emergency Physician (Janzen, Johnston, and Rockwell, Santa Monica)
to 1977 — Medical House Officer (UCLA Center for the Health Sciences, Los
to 1978 — Consultant (Medical Index & Reference Services, Indianapolis)
to 1976 — Clinical Research Fellow (Laboratory of Computer Science,
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston)
to 1976 — Advisory Editor (Hartford Studies in Literature)
— Visiting Senior Fellow (University Mathematical Laboratory and University
College, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
to 1971 — Consulting Editor (W.H. Freeman and Company, San Francisco)
— Member, planning group for National Academy of Sciences Board on Computer
Sciences and Engineering
to 1971 — Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering (Massachusetts
Institute of Technology)
— Sole technical consultant to Scientific American magazine,
September issue on the theme of “Information”
— Technical consultant (with P.C. Fischer) to WGBH-TV, Boston, taped program
series “Computer Science II” for National Educational Television
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