Last updated on: 8/5/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Louis Lasagna, MD Biography

Title:
Academic Dean of the School of Medicine at Tufts University
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 5, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to death penalty issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to death penalty issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Academic Dean, Tufts University School of Medicine, 1984-2002
  • Member, National Committee to Review Procedures for the Approval of New Cancer and AIDS Drugs
  • Doctor, Honoris Causa, University of Alcalá, Spain, 1998
  • Founder, Center for the Study of Drug Development, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • ScD, Honoris Causa, Rutgers University, 1983
  • ScD, Honoris Causa, Hahnemann Medical School, 1980
  • Chairman, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1970-1980
  • Writter, Hippocratic Oath, Modern Version, 1964
  • Professor, Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins University, 1954-1970
  • Clinical Research Fellow, Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
Education:
  • MD, Columbia University School of Medicine, 1947
  • Graduate (degree unknown), Rutgers University, 1943
Other:
  • Died on Aug. 2003
Quoted in:
  1. What is the Hippocratic Oath?