Dr. Halpern received his M.D. in 1962 from the University of Louisville School of Medicine and completed an internal medicine residence in 1968 at the University of Oklahoma. He worked with Hybritech beginning in 1970 as a consultant doing radiopharmaceutical research until 1991. Dr. Samuel Halpern trained in radiochemistry, clinical nuclear medicine and obtained board certification in internal medicine.
Interviewed by Mark Jones, PhD, UCSD
At the time of this interview, Dr. Halpern was affiliated with the San Diego Thornton Hospital in La Jolla and the University of California San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest.