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Physician

Allan Titsworth Kenyon, American physician. Recipient Gold Key award University of Chicago Medical Alumni Association, 1971.

Background

Kenyon, Allan Titsworth was born on December 13, 1900 in Rochelle, Illinois, United States. Son of Allan Clark and Edna (Titsworth) Kenyon.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, University of Chicago, 1922. Doctor of Medicine Rush Medical School, University of Chicago, 1926. Master of Science, Northwestern University, 1929.

Career

Worked under a fellowship in medicine at Northwestern University, 1926-1929. Assistant, instructor, assistant professor, and associate professor in medicine, University of Chicago, 1929-1946, professor of medicine since 1947.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author science papers on hormones and growth.

Membership

Member of committee on growth, National. Member American Society Clinical Investigations, Association American Physicians, Endocrine Society (president 1955), American Society Human Genetics, Federal Society Experimental Biological (pharmacology), Laurentian Hormone Conference, American Medical Association, Illinois, Chicago medical associations, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Connections

Married Lois Gardner, August 16, 1929. Children: Barbara (Mistress C. A. Whitmore), Judith (Mistress J. P. Kirscht), Richard, Thomas.

father:
Allan Clark Kenyon

mother:
Edna (Titsworth) Kenyon

spouse:
Lois Gardner

child:
Barbara Kenyon (Mistress C. A. Whitmore)

child:
Richard Kenyon

child:
Judith Kenyon (Mistress J. P. Kirscht)

child:
Thomas Kenyon