Etienne de Harven, MD
"Le Mas Pitou"
2879 Route de Grasse
06530 Saint Cézaire sur Siagne
Tel. & Fax: (33) 4 93 60 28 39
Name: Etienne Pierre de Harven
Date revised: April 17, 1998
Old office address: Department of Pathology, Banting Institute,
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Retirement date: July 1st, 1993, Emeritus Professor (Pathology),
University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Current address: "Le Mas Pitou", 2879 Route de Grasse,
06530 Saint Cézaire sur Siagne, France.
Tel & fax: +33 (0)4 93 60 28 39
Date of birth: March 5, 1928
Marital status: Married, with four children
Name of spouse: Gertrude Willems
High School: Athénée Royal d'Uccle (Bruxelles),
Medical School: Université Libre de Bruxelles
Degrees: MD, "Prima cum Laude", July 1953
AGRÉGÉ de l' Enseignement Supérieur, June
Licensures: "Ordre des Médecins", Bruxelles,
"Academic License", College of Physicians and Surgeons
of Ontario, 1982-1993
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada,
Assistant Professor, Pathology, Université Libre de
Associate Professor, Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences,
New York, NY, 1964-1968
Full Professor, Cell Biology, 1968-1981, Cornell Graduate
School of Medical Science, New York, NY.
Professor of Pathology, University of Toronto, 1981.
In the Belgian Air Force Medical Corps, 1953-1955.
Staff Pathologist, The Toronto Hospital, 1982-1993
Post - Doctoral Fellow, Institut du Cancer, Villejuif (France),
with Drs.C. Oberling and W. Bernhard, 1955-56
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Sloan-Kettering Institute, .New York,
NY, with Dr. C. Friend, 1956-1957.
Guest Investigator, Rockefeller University, New York, NY,
with Prof. G.E. Palade, 1962-1965.
Chief, Division of Ultrastructural Research, Sloan Kettering
Institute, New York. 1962-1981
Director, Laboratory of Electron Microscopy, Department of
Pathology (Banting Institute), University of Toronto, 1981 -
|l981 - 1993
|Professor of Pathology, and Director of the Electron Microscope
Laboratory, Department of Pathology, University of Toronto.
|Member, and Chief of Ultrastructural Research Section, Sloan
Kettering Inst. for Cancer Research New York, NY. US
||Cross appointment: Professor of Biology, Graduate School
of Cornell University, New York, NY, US.
||Assistant Professor in Pathology, Free University of Brussels,
HONORS / AWARDS
First Laureate of the "Rik and Nel Wouters Award for
Cancer Research", presented by Queen Fabriola of Belgium,
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES
||Electron Microscope Society of America.
||New York Society of Electron Microscopists.
||New York Academy of Sciences.
||Association Française pour l'étude du Cancer.
||Member of the Editorial Board 'Yearbook of Cancer'.
||International Society for Cell Biology.
||American Society for Cell Biology.
||American Association of Cancer Research.
||Secretary: New York Society of Electron Microscopists.
||Course Co-ordinator: for 'Cell Biology', Cornell Graduate
School of Medical Sciences, New York.
||American Society for Experimental Pathology.
||Course Co-ordinator for 'Microscopy for Cancer Research'
Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, New York.
||President, New York Society of Electron Microscopists.
||President-Elect, Electron Microscopy Society of America.
||American Society for Microbiology.
||President, Electron Microscopy Society of America.
||The Society for the Study of Blood.
||Microscopical Society of Canada.
||International Academy of Pathology.
||Member of the Editorial Board of "Year Book of Cancer".
||Associate Editor of "Virology".
||Associate Editor of "Cancer Research"
||Member of the Editorial Board of "Scanning Microscopy".
||Member of the Editorial Board of "Submicroscopic Cytology"
||Member of the Editorial Board of "Journal of Electron
Journal of Cell Biology,
Journal of the National Cancer Institute,
Journal of Virology,
International Journal of Cancer,
Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry
European Journal of Cancer
Scanning Electron Microscopy
||Chairman: Committee to review the First Year Curriculum Cornell
Graduate School Medical Scences, New York.
||Member : Senate Committee for Appointment and Promotions
Sloan Kettering Institute, New York.
||Chairman, Electron Microscopic Service Committee University
||Member of the Research Sub-Committee, Toronto General Hospital
||Electron Microscopy Advisory Committee, Seneca College, Toronto
||Member, Admission Committee, School of Graduate Studies (Pathology)
University of Toronto.
||Member, Appointment and Promotions Committee, Department
of Pathology, University of Toronto.
Current Research Projects
"Electron microscopy of human leukemic cells", and
"Cell surface morphology of human lymphocyte subsets identified
by immunagold surface markers" supported by the Leukemia
"Preclinical studies towards intravescial therapy of
superficial bladder cancer". Supported by the National Cancer
Institute of Canada, 1991-1994.
Electron Microscopy of Normal and Malignant Cells, with Special
Emphasis on Leukemia and Immunolabeling.
||MRC of Canada, for Capital Equipment purchase of Scanning
Electron Microscope, $167,000
||MRC of Canada, for Project Grant, on Lymphocyte Ultrastructure,
$55,000 p.a. for 3 year term.
||MRC of Canada, for Project Grant, on EM of Bladder Cancer
$58,000 p.a. for 3 year term.
||National Cancer Institute of Canada, for EM of Bladder Cancer,
$62,000 for 3 year term.
|National Cancer Institute of Canada, for "Preclinical
studies towards intravesical therapy of supeficial bladder cancer"
$60,000 / year, for a 3 year term.
|National Cancer Institute of Canada, Capital equipment award
for the purchase of a new scanning electron microscope, $94,700.
1982 - Course Co-ordinator for "Biological Electron Microscopy"
at School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto. The course
was given in 1990, 1988, 1986, 1984 and 1982.
Clinical Fellowship and / or Graduate Students.
Trained in the last 5 Years:
All Residents in Anatomical Pathology at Toronto General Hospital,
Purified Friend Virus. The arrows show contaminants.
Contaminated "HIV". The arrows show supposed