Dr. Reed is born in New York, New York.
Dr. Reed receives a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University.
Dr. Reed joins the U.S. Army as a private.
Dr. Reed becomes a captain in the U.S. Army.
Dr. Reed receives a Doctor of Medicine from New York University Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Reed becomes a fellow in surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Reed establishes the Surgical Research Laboratory and the Large Animal Surgical Laboratory.
Dr. Reed is appointed director of the residency program at New York University Bellevue Medical Center.
Dr. Reed becomes a professor of surgery, Chief of Cardiac Surgery and Vice Dean at New York Medical College.