Dr Schimpff is the retired Chief Executive Officer of the University of Maryland Medical Center.
Dr. Schimpff, an Eagle Scout, is a 1963 graduate of Rutgers University where he was a Henry Rutgers Scholar and recipient of the Van Der Poole Award for Excellence in Medicinal Chemistry. He obtained his M.D. degree in 1967 at Yale University Medical School and was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society. His internal medicine internship and residency was at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
He was selected as a Clinical Associate in the Baltimore Cancer Research Center (BCRC) of the National Cancer Institute from 1969-1972. He was a Fellow in the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, from 1972-1973. He is Board certified in Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Infectious Diseases.
Dr. Schimpff was Senior Investigator in the National Cancer Institute’s BCRC from 1973 to1982. In 1976 he became Head, Section of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at the BCRC and from 1979 was, concurrently, Head, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
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