Harry D. Simmons Jr., MD, PhD

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Title: Medical Director
Company: Center for Integrated Therapies
Location: Lakewood, Ohio, United States

Harry Simmons, Medical Director at the Center for Integrated Therapies, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in pathology.

Dr. Simmons had always intended to be a pathologist and in a case of one door closing and another door opening, the opportunity was presented to him. Having always been interested in chemistry, he followed the study into college. He first earned a Bachelor of Science at the University of Illinois in 1960. After serving in the United States Navy, he returned to his studies to receive a PhD in chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1966. After working as a laboratory supervisor at the Kingsford Jewish Medical Center, Dr. Simmons became aware of the importance of chemistry in a doctor’s line of work. Interested in the medical profession, Dr. Simmons earned an MD at the State University of New York in Brooklyn in 1977 and continued on in a successful career in medicine.

Upon becoming a doctor, he completed a residency at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and then joined on as a staff pathologist and clinical assistant professor at the Huntington Virginia Medical Center with the Marshall University Medical Center. After briefly working in similar roles at Timken Mercy Medical Center and ProED Communications Corp., Dr. Simmons worked at New Hope Alternative Therapy Research. Since 2002, he has been a staff pathologist at the Center for Integrated Therapies.

In Dr. Simmons’ work, he has been recognized with the LGBT Heritage Award for Health and Wellness. From 1981 to 1985, he was a research fellow with the Rensselaer Polytech Institute. Throughout the 1980s, he was on the committee for The Community Advisory Board of the AIDS Clinical Trials Unit at Case Western Reserve University. He served as the style and content editor for both textbooks and articles at ProED Communications Corp. Throughout his medical career; he maintained professional affiliation with the American Medical Association, the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and the College of American Pathologists.

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