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ⓘ Raymond Sackler was an American physician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Sackler and his brothers Arthur and Mortimer. They worked together and independentl ..




                                     

ⓘ Raymond Sackler

Raymond Sackler was an American physician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Sackler and his brothers Arthur and Mortimer. They worked together and independently, careers as psychiatric researchers and practitioners, business leaders, and philanthropists.

Sackler was known for being closely associated with the now global reach of Purdue Pharma, LLP in the United States, Canada and Mundipharma, Ltd. in Europe, Asia and Africa. Sackler and his wife Beverly established the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Medical Research Centre at the University of Cambridge, School of Clinical Medicine UK.

Sackler was born in Brooklyn, New York. He studied at New York University. He married Beverly Sackler in 1944. Sackler died on July 17, 2017 of pneumonia at his home in Stamford, Connecticut at the age of 97.

                                     
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