Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Michael D.


Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1945 (?)
Birthplace:  LaSalle / Illinois
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1977
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 16.01.1978

Additional information

Captain, USA, Ret.; Ph.D. in cardiovascular physiology from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; D.V.M. from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine; at the time of his selection assigned at US Army Medical Institute of Infectious Disease, Fredrick, Maryland; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 selection; currently vice president, Global Laboratory Animal Science and Welfare.


Last update on January 01, 2008.