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Personal   Education   Postgraduate Training   Faculty Positions   Other Professional Experience   Secondary Appointments   Honors   Professional Organizations   Editorial Responsibilities   University Responsibilities   National Responsibilities   Consultant Activities   Other Activities   Bibliography   Books, Book Chapters and Book Reviews   Other Articles   Patents   Abstracts  

Personal Born: Uniontown, PA, June 1, 1944

Married: Margaret Bjornson, 2 children
Education State University of New York at Buffalo
  Ph.D., Physiology, June 1969

University of Washington
  B.S., Physics, June 1966 
Postgraduate Training Postdoctoral Fellow 3/1970 - 11/1970
  University of Washington
Faculty Positions

Professor Emeritus of Physiology and Biophysics and of Medicine
  6/2009 - present
  University of Washington

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics and of Medicine
  7/1982 - 6/2009
  University of Washington

Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering 
  5/1986 - 6/2009
  University of Washington

Visiting Scientist, 7/1979 - 6/1980
  Abteilung Physiologie, Max Planck Institut für experimentelle
  Medizin, Göttingen, Federal Republic of Germany

Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics and of 
  Medicine 7/1977 - 6/1982
  University of Washington

Assistant Professor of Physiology and Biophysics and of 
  Medicine 11/1974 - 6/1977
  University of Washington

Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
  1/1973 - 10/1974
  University of Washington

Acting Instructor of Medicine
  11/1970 - 12/1972
  University of Washington

Other Professional Experience The Boeing Co., Seattle, WA
   Senior Human Engineering Analyst, 9/1969-4/1970
   Student Engineer, 6/1963 - 8/1966
Secondary Appointments Consultant, University Hospital, 10/1973 - 9/1994

Associate Director, Pulmonary Function Lab, 10/1973 - 9/1987

Director of Research, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care 
  Medicine, 7/1986 - 12/1993

Associate Director for Physiological Research, Division of 
  Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 1/1994-present

Research Affiliate, Regional Primate Research Center, 
  2/1989 - present
Honors Phi Beta Kappa

Pi Mu Epsilon

Phi Eta Sigma

Finalist, Mission Specialist Astronaut Selection, NASA, 1977

USPHS Research Career Development Award, 1976 - 1981

John Simon Guggenheim Fellow, 1979 - 1980

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute MERIT Award, 1986

Science in Medicine Lecture, University of Washington, April, 

Doctor of Medicine honoris causa (MD h.c. Linköping)
  Linköping University, Sweden, May, 1992

Listed in “Book of Honors”, Fundamental Library, St. 
  Petersburg State Medical University I.I. Pavlov, St. 
  Petersburg, Russia
Editorial Responsibilities Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Physiology, 5/1987 - 6/1993

Editorial Board, Journal of Applied Physiology, 4/1976 - 4/1987, 7/1993-present

Editorial Board, Undersea Biomedical Research, 7/1980 - 6/1984

Editorial Board, Cardiologia, 2/1995-Present

Ad Hoc Reviewer:
  Acta Physiol Scand
  American Journal of Physiology
  American Journal of Veterinary Research
  American Review of Respiratory Diseases
  Annals of Biomedical Engineering
  Bulletin europeen de Physiopathologie respiratoire:
  Clinical Respiratory Physiology
  European Respiratory Journal
  IEEE Transactions of Biomedical Engineering
  Intensive Care Medicine
  International Commission of Clinical Chemistry
  Journal of Biomedical Engineering
  Journal of Clinical Investigation
  Journal of Developmental Physiology
  Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
  Journal of Sports Medicine
  New England Journal of Medicine
  Pfluegers Archiv
  Respiration Physiology
  Undersea Biomedical Research
University Responsibilities Admissions Committee, School of Medicine, 1991-1993

Admissions Committee, PBio Department, 1991-1998

Animal Care Committee, UW, 1988-1990, Chair, 1993-1995

Classified and Proprietary Research Review Committee, UW, 1987-1989

Committee for Evaluation and Improvement of Teaching, PBio Department, 1985-1988, Chairman, 1987-1988

Committee on a Smoke-Free Environment in the Health Science Center, 1985-1986

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Research Development Program Advisory Committee, 1986-1991

Faculty Senate, UW, 1989-1991, 1995-1997

Graduate Faculty Nominations Committee, PBio Department, 1992-1998

Graduate Student Qualifying Exam Committee, PBio Department, 1995-1997

HD Patton Physiological Society Committee, Chairman, PBio Dept., 1986

Pulmonary Program Project Grant Advisory Committee, 1977-present, Chair, 1988-present

Pulmonary Specialized Center of Research Advisory Committee, 1971-1975; 1982-1987
National Responsibilities American Heart Association, Cardiopulmonary Council
  Budget Committee, 1987-1988
  Executive Committee, 1986-1988
  Long Range Planning Committee, 1988 - 1990

American Physiological Society
  Long Range Planning Task Force, 1981-1983
  Program Advisory Committee, 1993-1995
  Program Committee, 1993-1995
  Respiration Section
      Nominating Committee, 1991-1992
      Secretary, 1988-1991
  Science Teacher Research Program
      Sponsor, 1994
      Special Lecture, Experimental Biology 1996

American Thoracic Society 
  Scientific Assembly on Respiratory Structure, Function and
      Program Committee, 1981-1982

Canadian Heart Foundation, Ad Hoc Reviewer, l987

Canadian Medical Research Council, Ad Hoc Reviewer, 1987

Center for Research in Special Environments, SUNY at Buffalo, Center Advisory Committee, 1993-Present

Lovelace Medical Foundation, External Scientific Advisory Panel, 1987, 1992

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Subcommittee on Biomedical and Behavioral Research of the Life and Microgravity Sciences and Applications Advisory Committee, 1997-2001

National Institutes of Health
  Division of Research Grants
      Ad Hoc Reviewer, 1976-present
      Cardiovascular and Renal Special Study Section, Member,
        1990, Chair, 1991 Lung Biology
  Pathology Special Review Group, Member, 1991
      Chair, 1992, 1993
      Metabolic Pathology Special Study Section, Chair, 1990
      Respiration and Applied Physiology Study Section,
        Member, 1983-1987
  National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
      Ad Hoc Reviewer, 1976-present
      Artificial Lung Advisory Panel, Chair, 1990
      Artificial Lung Research and Development Monitoring
        Board, Member, 1992-1995
      Hyperbaric Oxygen Workshop, Session Chair, 1989
      Pulmonary Specialized Center of Research, Parent
        Committee, 1980-1981
      Research Review Committee A, 1988 - 1992
      Special Emphasis Panel, 1992
  National Reviewers Reserve, 1992-1996

National Science Foundation, Ad Hoc Reviewer, 1983-present

The Wellcome Trust, Ad Hoc Reviewer, 1995 - Present

Undersea Medical Society
  Publications Committee, 1977-1980
  Workshop Committee, 1978-1982

University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Environmental Medicine
  Research Advisory Board, Member 1999 - present
Consultant Activities Cascadia Corporation, Seattle, WA, 1991 - present

Medical-Legal Consulting, 1984 - present

Meridian Medical Corporation, Seattle, WA
Board of Directors, 1984 - present
Consultant, 1984 - present

Pacific Northwest Laboratory, Battelle Memorial Institute, 1982-1984

Tiarco, 1984-1985

Pulmonary Interface, Seattle, WA, 1995-1997
Other Activities Commercial Pilot License
     Airplane Single Engine Land Rating
     Airplane Multiengine Land Rating
     Instrument Rating

Past Member, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

Past Member, Cessna Pilots Association

Past Member, Washington Pilots Association
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