Dr. Short is born in Milford, Delaware to Raymond Calistus and Barbara Anne Calistus.
Dr. Short receives a Bachelor of Arts from Bryn Mawr College.
Dr. Short receives a diploma from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.
Dr. Short receives a Doctor of Medicine from the Medical College of Pennsylvania and begins an internship in internal medicine at Hahnemann Medical College Hospital in Philadelphia.
Dr. Short begins a medical residency in internal medicine at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital in New York.
Dr. Short becomes a neurology resident at the University of Pittsburgh Health Center.
Dr. Short becomes a fellow in medical genetics at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York.
Dr. Short becomes a fellow in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
Dr. Short receives the Clinical Investigator Developer Award from the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Short becomes an assistant neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Dr. Short becomes an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Short becomes an assistant professor in the Department of Neurology, Pediatrics, and Pathology at the University of Chicago.
Dr. Short is appointed program director of genetics, transplantation, and clinical research for the American Medical Association in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Short is appointed director of the Office of Science for the American Medical Association.
Dr. Short becomes a fellow of the Institute of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Short becomes a clinical associate of pediatric neurosurgery at the University of Chicago.
Dr. Short becomes a fellow of the McLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago.
Dr. Short authors “Tales From the Pen & Other Confined Spaces.”