John B. Stanbury

Dr. John B. Stanbury was born and raised in North Carolina and graduated from Duke University. He received his medical degree from The Harvard Medical School and served an internship at The Massachusetts General Hospital. After five years with The US Navy during World War II, he returned to Boston and has since been affiliated both with The Massachusetts General Hospital, The Harvard Medical School and The Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In addition to holding numerous academic positions, he founded the International Council for the Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorders( (ICC-IDD) which continues to monitor developing countries. He is a consultant to the World Health Organization, Pan American Health Organization, NASA and UNICEF and is also a member of The Harvard Traveller's Club. He lives with his family in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, U.S.A.