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Jay P. Sanford

Military physicians

Jay Philip Sanford was a noted American military physician and infectious disease specialist. He held a Chair in Tropical Medicine and was author of The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy. From 1975 until 1990, he was Dean, then President, of the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland. He received numerous lifetime honors, awards, and accolades.


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