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Thomas Francis Dougherty

Thomas Francis Dougherty, American histologist. Member Reticulendothelial Society (president 1957), American Association Cancer Research, American Association Study Internal Secretions, American Association Anatomists, International Society Hematology, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Phi Sigma Kappa.

Background

  • Dougherty, Thomas Francis was born on March 27, 1915 in Forman, North Dakota, United States. Son of Thomas Francis and Mary (Brandenburg) Dougherty.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Minnesota, 1936, A.M., 1937, Doctor of Philosophy., 1942. Fellow Donner Foundation, 1942-1943.

    Career

    • Instructor in anatomy Yale School of Medicine, 1943-1947. Professor anatomy (histology) U. Utah, 1947, now department chairman anatomy, director radiobiology laboratory, 1954-1974. Consultant Surgeon General of the United States Army.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Reticulendothelial Society (president 1957), American Association Cancer Research, American Association Study Internal Secretions, American Association Anatomists, International Society Hematology, Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Phi Sigma Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Ann Hay, April. Children: Michael Bruce, Ann Marie.
    • father: Thomas Francis Dougherty
    • mother: Mary (Brandenburg) Dougherty
    • spouse: Jean Ann Hay
    • children: Michael Bruce Dougherty
    • Ann Marie Dougherty
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    Died February 6, 1974
    (aged 58)
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