Author Theodore C. Doege’s new book “So Far, So Good!” is a detailed family history and autobiography of an eventful and well-lived personal and professional life

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Recent release “So Far, So Good!” from Page Publishing author Theodore C. Doege is an engaging memoir of his early years in Depression-era Nebraska, his family’s move to Bronxville, New York, and his fulfilling and productive career in medicine and academia.

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Theodore C. Doege is a retired physician, visiting associate professor, staff scientist, and author or co-author of over sixty biomedical publications in the field of public health, epidemiology, and preventive medicine. He is currently residing with Dr. Ann Elizabeth Edmondson, his wife of fifty-seven years, in Hinsdale, Illinois. He has completed his new book “So Far, So Good!”: an inspiring reflection on his life and distinguished medical career.

“So Far, So Good!” is about Theodore (Ted) Doege, born in Lincoln, Nebraska in 1928, the second of five children in the family of Arthur and Erna Doege. In 1937, the family moved east to the small town of Bronxville near New York City, when Reverend Arthur Doege became president of Concordia Collegiate Institute, a small, Lutheran Church-affiliated high school and junior college.

Attending Bronxville High School and then receiving a scholarship to Oberlin College, Ted graduated in 1950 and briefly was a Burlington Railroad section hand. Drafted into the Army in late 1952, he became a parachutist, after discharge enrolling as a medical student at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. In 1957, Ted married medical school classmate, Ann Elizabeth Edmondson, a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.

At the University of Rochester, Ted also received training as a pathology Fellow. From 1958 to 1967 he held positions at the Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta and the University of Washington, Seattle. In 1967, Doctor Doege was appointed Visiting Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai, Thailand, after which he returned in 1970 as an associate professor in the College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago.

From 1977 until he retired in January 1996, Doctor Doege directed or advised an American Medical Association science group responsible for environmental, public, and occupational health issues.

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Theodore C. Doege’s engrossing book is an invaluable history for members of the extended Doege family and interesting reading for all detailing a long and accomplished life.

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “So Far, So Good!” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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