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Leo Henry Garland

Leo Henry Garland, Irish physician, educator. Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).

Background

  • Garland, Leo Henry was born on March 30, 1903 in Dublin, Ireland. Son of John Peter and Mary M. (Martin) Garland.

  • Education

    • Student Belvedere and Castleknock College, 1911-1919. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, B.A.O., U. College Medical School, 1924. Graduate study London, England., 1924-1925, San Francisco, 1925-1927.

      Doctor of Medicine, University College Dublin, 1960.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, naturalized, 1931. International Richmond and Rotunda hospitals, Dublin, 1924. Radiologist St. Mary’s Hospital, San Francisco, 1927-1929.

      Clinical instructor Stanford, 1929-1932, assistant professor, 1932-1943, clinical professor radiology, 1948-1960. Clinical professor radiology University of California, since 1960. Consultant Armed Forces Institute Pathology, United States Public Health Services, Army, Navy, VA. Chairman committee cancer diagnosis and therapy National Research Council.

    Works

    • Author sects. medical books and articles in medical journals.

    Membership

    Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).

    Connections

    • Married Edith Isabel Dohrmann, July 6, 1928. Children: Edith M. (Mistress J. Merrifield, Junior.
    • father: John Peter Garland
    • mother: Mary M. (Martin) Garland
    • spouse: Edith Isabel Dohrmann
    • children: Edith M. (Mistress J. Merrifield Garland
    • Jr Garland
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    Born March 30, 1903
    Died October 31, 1966
    (aged 63)
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