Temple Harker Heights Allergy, Asthma Clinics


William F. Long, M.D.
Allergy and Immunology
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William Farrow Long, M.D.

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: June 21, 1946, Dallas, Texas

HIGH SCHOOL: Belton High School, Belton, Texas, graduated May 1964

UNDERGRADUATE: University of Texas at Austin
Baylor University, B.S. granted December 1974

MEDICAL SCHOOL: Texas Tech University School of Medicine
Lubbock, Texas, M.D. in 1976

INTERNSHIP: Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, Texas 1976-1977

RESIDENCY: Brooke Army Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1979-1981

FELLOWSHIP: Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center, Allergy-Immunology, 1982-1984
National Jewish Hospital, Denver, Colorado, 1982-1984

PUBLICATIONS: Long, W.F., Taylor, R.J., et al: Skin Test Suppression by Antihistamines
and the Development of Subsensitivity. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical
Immunology, 76, 103-107, July 1985.

Taylor, R.J., Long, W.F., and Nelson, H.S.: The Development of Subsensitivity
To Chlorpheniramine. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 76,103-107, July 1985.

RESEARCH: Antihistamines and the Development of Subsensitivity, Lack of Inhibition of the
Contraction of Guinea Pig Tracheal Smooth Muscle Secondary to Histamine and
Compound 48/80 Using Calcium Channel Blockers, Change in Pulmonary
Function Testing Following Immunotherapy, Clinical Studies with Nedocromil,
Schering-Plough Studies: 97-293, P00214 and P01508

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES: American Medical Association
Association of Military Allergists
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Texas Medical Association
Bell County Medical Association

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Private Practice, Family Medicine, Belton, Texas, 1977-1979.
Staff, Internal Medicine, Ft. Sill Army Hospital, Ft. Sill, Oklahoma, 1981-1982.
Assistant Chief, Allergy-Immunology, Tripler Army Medical Center, TAMC,
Hawaii, 1985-1986.
Chief, Allergy-Immunology, Tripler Army Medical Center, TAMC, Hawaii, 1985-1987.
Private Practice of Allergy, Asthma, and Clinical Immunology, Temple, Belton
Consultant in Allergy, Asthma, and Clinical Immunology at Darnall Army Community Hospital, Ft. Hood, Texas, 1987-1995 under a civilian program.
Activated with the 4005th U.S. Army Reserve Hospital serving at Darnall Army Community Hospital as an Allergist, August 1990-April 1991, continued to work my private practice in the evenings and weekends.
Allergist, King’s Daughters Clinic, Temple, Texas, 1992-present.
Activated as an Allergist with the 4005th U.S. Army Reserve Hospital for the Bosnia Peace Effort serving at Landstuhl Army Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, December 1995-May 1996.

MILITARY SERVICE AND AWARDS: 1969-1971 Active duty US Army, including 13 months as a medic in Viet Nam.
1979-1987, Active duty United States Army, Medical Corps
Chief, Allergy-Immunology Service, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
1987-1998 United States Army Reserves Medical Corps
Present Status: Retired, U.S. Army Reserves

Bronze Star, Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster,
Vietnamese Civic Action Medal, Various Service Medals

LECTURES: Lectures on Eosinophilia and Immunology given to Internal Medicine Residents
at noon conferences, Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii, 1984-1987
Various lectures for pharmaceutical companies on Asthma, Allergy and Sinusitis, 1987-present