Dr. Charles Epstein



Age: 77


Summary: medical geneticist at the University of California-San Francisco who studied Down syndrome and pioneered genetic counseling for families with affected children but whose career was temporarily interrupted by a vicious 1993 attack by the notorious Unabomber.



Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer


Born: September 3, 1933


Death: February 18, 2011


Location: Tiburon, California