Herbert A. Lubs


896225b9689e45089cd051414384cdd2Occupation: Retired Genetics Educator, Administrator
Born: January 7, 1929

MD, Yale University, 1954
BA, Washington and Lee University, 1950

Diplomate Am. Board Internal Medicine, Am. Board Medical Genetics

Professor emeritus, University Miami School Medicine, 2004-;
Professor genetics, University Tromsø, Norway, 1992-99;
Professor department pediatrics, director genetics div., Mailman Center for Child Devel., University Miami School Medicine, Florida, 1979-2004;
Associate professor department biophysics and genetics, University Colorado Medical Center, Denver, 1973-79;
Associate professor department pediatrics, University Colorado Medical Center, Denver, 1968-79;
Director, Yale Private Diagnostic Clinic, New Haven, 1964-66;
Clinical investigator, VA Hospital, West Haven, Connecticut, 1960-63;
Assistant professor Medicine, chief section medicine genetics, Yale School Medicine, New Haven, 1963-67;
Instructor in Medicine, Yale School Medicine, New Haven, 1959-63;
Special trainee in research and genetics, National Institutes of Health, Department of Human Genetics, University Michigan and Department Biology, Yale University, 1957-63;
Clinical associate, endocrinology branch, National Cancer Institute, US Public Health Service, Bethesda, Maryland, 1955-57;
Chief resident, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Connecticut, 1959-60;
Resident in medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1957-59;
Intern, Yale-New Haven Hospital, 1954-55

Career Related:
Lecturer numerous medical schools and meetings sci. presentations at national and international meetings member human subjects rev. committee, 1980-83, University Miami School Medicine, dean’s task force on genetics, 1982-84, human subjects executive rev. committee, 1984-

Chairman Committee on Environmental Hazards, Am. Society of Human Genetics, NICHD sponsored meeting genetic counseling, 1979 consultant Standing Committee on Chromosome Nomenclature member Medical Adv. Committee to Indor Radon Study, Grand Junction, Colorado, 1975-79, Gov.’s Adv. Council on Radiation, Colorado, 1979 co-chmn. National Institutes of Health mtg. on Marker X, 1983 chairman Am. Society of Human Genetics Genetic Services subcom. on Cytogeneticvs Laboratory Proficiency Testing and Quality Assurance steering committee NICHD Collaborative Study on Chorionic Villus Sampling and Amniocentesis, 1984- member various National Institutes of Health site visit committees and ad hoc rev. committees, 1979-

Creative Works:
Editor: Computers in Biology and Medicine; editor Am. Journal Medical Genetics, BioEssays (corr.), Birth Defects Encyclopedia

Recipient VA Clinical Investigatorship, 1960-63, US Public Health Service Career Devel. Award, 1963-73, Joseph P. Kennedy Junior International Award For Research In Mental Retardation, 1986

Member Am. Society of Human Genetics (board directors, Genetic Services Committee 1985-, Travel Committee 1986, Tissue Culture Society), Am. Federal for Clinical Research, Society for Study of Social Biology, Southern Society for Pediatric Research, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Kappa

Married Betty Lou Lubs, 1999


Biography Source(s):
Who’s Who in America – 2016, 70th Edition (pub. 2016)
Who’s Who in America – 2015, 69th Edition (pub. 2014)
Who’s Who in America – 2008, 62nd Edition (pub. 2007)
Who’s Who in America – 2007, 61st Edition (pub. 2006)
Who’s Who in America – 2006, 60th Edition (pub. 2005)
Who’s Who in America – 1992-1993, 47th Edition (pub. 1992)
Who’s Who in the South and Southwest – 1995-1996, 24th Edition (pub. 1995)
Who’s Who in the World – 2006, 23rd Edition (pub. 2005)
Who’s Who in the World – 2005, 22nd Edition (pub. 2004)
Who’s Who in the World – 2004, 21st Edition (pub. 2003)
Who’s Who in the World – 2003, 20th Edition (pub. 2002)
Who’s Who in the World – 2002, 19th Edition (pub. 2001)
Who’s Who in the World – 1997, 14th Edition (pub. 1996)
Who’s Who in the World – 1995, 12th Edition (pub. 1994)


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