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Mary Lee Gimbel Mack Ingbar (b. 1926) was the first social scientist to matriculate for the MPH degree (1956) at the Harvard School of Public Health. As a heath economist, Ingbar studied and developed theories concerning the interaction between managerial structures of health care programs and their effectiveness in meeting constituency needs. She was a Lecturer in Medical Economics at Harvard School of Public Health's Department of Public Health Practice, a Principal Associate in Medicine and H...
The Harvard School of Public Health began as a cooperative program between Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The School for Health Officers of Harvard University and M.I.T. opened in 1913 as the first formally organized school of public health in the U.S. The name of the school was changed to Harvard-M.I.T. School of Public Health in 1918, and courses in industrial hygiene were offered in that year. In 1922 the school was reorganized under the direction of Harvard whi...
Sidney Harold Ingbar (1925-1988), MD 1947, Harvard Medical School, was an endocrinologist and physician at Boston City Hospital and the Thorndike Laboratory at Beth Israel Hospital. He was also a William Bosworth Castle Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His research areas included thyroid physiology and pathophysiology, the role of iodine in controlling thyroid regulation, and the prevention of thyroid disease, especially in underdeveloped countries. From the descripti...
The American Public Health Association was founded in 1872 as a professional organization of physicians, nurses, educators, sanitary engineers, environmentalists, social workers, optometrists, podiatrists, pharmacists, dentists, hygienists, and other community health specialists. In pursuit of its goal of protecting and promoting personal and environmental health, the APHA offers services including the promulgation of standards, the establishment of uniform practices and procedures, development ...