Appointment of Two
Members of the Presidential Commission on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus
November 10, 1987
President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to
be members of the Presidential Commission on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus
Beny J. Primm, of New
York. He would succeed W.
Eugene Mayberry. Since 1983, Mr. Primm has been
president of the Urban Resource Institute and, since 1969, president and
executive director of the Addiction Research and Treatment Corp. in Brooklyn, NY. Mr. Primm graduated from West Virginia State College (B.S.,
1950) and the University of Geneva (M.D., 1959). He served
in the United States Army. Mr. Primm was born May
in Williamson, WV. He has three children
and resides in New Rochelle, NY.
Kristine M. Gebbie, of
Oregon. She would succeed
Woodrow A. Myers, Jr. Mrs. Gebbie is currently
assistant director for health at the Department of Human Resources, and
administrator of the Oregon State Health Division in Portland. She is also, since
1980, an adjunct associate professor with the Department of Psychiatric/Mental
Health Nursing, School of Nursing, at Oregon Health Science University. Mrs. Gebbie graduated from St. Olaf College (R.N., 1965) and the
University of California School of Nursing (M.N.,
1968). She was born June 26, 1943, in Sioux City, IA. Mrs. Gebbie is married, has three children, and resides in Portland, OR.