Spencer, Frederick J(ohn) 1923-
SPENCER, Frederick J(ohn) 1923-
Born June 30, 1923, in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England; married Norma Spector. Ethnicity: "White." Education: University of Durham, M.D., 1945; Harvard University, M.P.H., 1958.
Home—560 Lake Caroline Dr., Ruther Glen, VA 22546.
Physician in general practice, public health, and academic medicine. Virginia Commonwealth University, professor emeritus and past associate dean of School of Medicine at Medical College of Virginia.
The Assistant Medical Officer, University of North Carolina Press (Chapel Hill, NC), 1965.
Jazz and Death: Medical Profiles of Jazz Greats, University Press of Mississippi (Jackson, MI), 2002.
WORK IN PROGRESS:
Jazz Reference Books: A Selected Checklist.
BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:
Booklist, June 1, 2002, Mike Tribby, review of Jazz and Death: Medical Profiles of Jazz Greats, p. 1664.
Library Journal, July, 2002, Mark Woodhouse, review of Jazz and Death, p. 85.