Phyllis Cook Wechsler (11)
Name: Phyllis Cook Wechsler(11)
Born: 01 Jul 1956 in Bryn Mawr PA.
.BS from Univ of Penn 1978.
.MBA in Finance from Boston College 1982.
.MBA from Univ of Penn Wharton Business School
Married: 1 Mar 1980 to Dr. Lawrence Richard Wechsler in 1st Unitarian
Church Phil PA.
Spouse Born: July 2, 1952 in Pittsburgh PA.
Spouse Edu: BA at Harvard College
MD from Univ Pennsylvania
Residency in Internal Medicine at UPMC Presbyterian.
Residency in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital with fellowship in cerebrovascular disease.
(From 99-b-28 ABC Pdgre and discussions with family members.) )
Phyllis worked for Deloittle Hoskins & Sells, Boston Accountant in 1982.They moved to Pittsburgh
where Larry is a neurologist.
2017: Larry's Specialized Areas of Interest, Stroke; neuron implantation.
Biography: Taken from the Univ of Pittsburgh Medical School WEB site
Lawrence Wechsler, MD, professor of neurology and neurological surgery at
the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, is the founding director
of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Stroke Institute and
has been very active in the treatment of stroke and its debilitating
effects. He was among the first doctors to report on the direct
intra-arterial injection of urokinase to dissolve blood clots in brains
of people suffering stroke. He is co-editor of one of the leading texts on
transcranial doppler ultrasound, a method that uses a microprocessor-
controlled adjustable probe that records blood flow in intracranial
Dr. Wechsler has served as local principal investigator for national and
international clinical trials testing new treatments for acute stroke.
He also serves on advisory and steering committees for several large
multicenter trials of acute stroke therapy.
Dr. Wechsler and Dr. Douglas Kondziolka, formerly of Pitt, pioneered studies
of implantation of LBS-Neurons within a stroke patient's brain to restore
Dr. Wechsler earned his bachelor's degree in biology from Harvard College
and his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He completed an
internship and residency in internal medicine at UPMC Presbyterian and
residency in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he also
completed a fellowship in cerebrovascular disease.
Dr. Wechsler holds memberships in several organizations, including the
American Neurological Association, the American Academy of Neurology, and
the American Society of Neuroimaging. He is board certified by the American
Board of Internal Medicine, the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
and is board certified in vascular neurology.
He has authored or co-authored many papers and chapters on stroke and stroke
Dr. Wechsler's publications can be reviewed through the National Library of
Medicine's publication database.
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Hospital Privileges: UPMC Presbyterian
Professional Organization Membership:
American Academy of Neurology
American Medical Association
Society for Neuroscience
Children: 3 |
Name: Samuel Wayne Wechsler(12)
Born: 22 Mar 1987 in Boston MA
Edu: Bucknell class of ?
Married: Kim Davis on 19 August 2013 at ?
Link to Samuel Wayne Wechsler(12), pg 12q
Name: Thomas Lawrence Wechsler(12)
Born: 12 Mar 1987
Name: Paul Mathew Wechsler(12)
Born: 23 Jul 1992
(Children's information from discussions with family members in 2019.)