Dr. Stanley W. Jacob’s biography, credentials, and achievements
Most Recent Appointment: Gerlinger Professor, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University
Biography: Name:Stanley W. Jacob, MD Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Date of Birth: January 7, 1924. Dr. Jacob passed away shortly after his 91st birthday.
Academic Record: Pre-medical B.A.: Ohio State University, 1945. MD: Ohio State University, 1948, cum laude Internship: Beth Israel, Boston, July, 1948 to 1949. Residency: Harvard Surgical Service, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, July, 1949 to June 30, 1952. Chief Resident of Surgery: Harvard Surgical Service, Boston City Hospital, July 1, 1956 to June 30, 1958.
Certification: Specialty Board: American Board of Surgery, March, 1958.
Most Recent Hospital Affiliation: Gerlinger Professor, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Medical School, Portland Oregon, December, 1981 to 2010.
Teaching Appointments: Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School, July, 1958 to June 30, 1959. Assistant Professor of surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Medical School, 1959 to 1965. Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, Medical School, February, 1965 to December 1981. Gerlinger Professor, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Medical School, Dec. 1981 to 2010.
Military Service: Captain, U.S. Army, M.C., September, 1952 to October, 1954, Japan; Graduate School, Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Present Rank: Colonel, U.S. Army, Rtr. (retired).
Society Affiliations: American College of Surgeons Surgical Biology Club II Alpha Omega Alpha 1948 Sigma XI Phi Beta Kappa 1945 Society of University Surgeons Portland Surgical Society Pacific Coast Surgical Society North Pacific Surgical Association Society of Cryobiology
Honors: Kemper Foundation Research Scholar of the American College of Surgeons, July 1, 1957 to June 30, 1960. First Place Glycerine Research Award, 1959. Markle Scholar in Medical Sciences, 1960 to 1965. Governor’s Award, Oregon – Outstanding Northwest Scientist, 1965. Humanitarian of the Year Award, National Health Federation 1983. First Place, German Science Award, given for World’s Most Outstanding Medical Contribution, 1965.
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Textbooks: Jacob, S.W., Rosenbaum, E.E. and Wood, D.C.: Dimethyl Sulfoxide (Basic Concepts), Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, 1971. Jacob, S.W., Editor, Biological Actions of Dimethyl Sulfoxide. New York Academy of Sciences, New York, Vol. 243, 1975. Jacob, SW, Francone, C. and Lossow, W.: Structure and Function in Man, W. B. Saunders and Co., Philadelphia, Pa, 1982, Fifth Edition Jacob, SW, Francone, C. and Lossow, W.:Laboratory Manual for: Structure and Function in Man W.B. Saunders and Co., Philadelphia, Pa., 1982, Fifth Edition. Jacob, SW, Herschler R. J., Schellenkamp, H.:The Use of DMSO in Medicine. Springer-Verlag, Munchen, 1985. Jacob, SW and Kappel, J. G.: DMSO. Springer-Verlag, Munchen, 1988. Jacob, SW Francone, C.: Elements of Anatomy and Physiology W.B. Saunders and Co., Philadelphia, Pa., 1989. Jacob, SW: Section on “Anatomy and Physiology of Cardiovascular System,”Encyclopedia Britannica (current edition). Plus 170 scientific articles published in medical journals.