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gynecologist/obstetrician

Arthur Gustave King, American gynecologist/obstetrician. Diplomate American Board Ob-Gyn. Decorated Bronze Star. Served to colonel United States Army, 1942-1944, PTO. Fellow American College Ob-Gyn (founding); member Center Association Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Retired Officers Association (life), Harvard Club Cincinnati, American Association for the History of Medicine.

Background

King, Arthur Gustave was born on August 1, 1906 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Myron Louis and Sophie (Snow) King.

Education

AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1926. Doctor of Medicine cum laude, Harvard University, 1930. Master of Science, Tulane University, 1933.

Career

Practice medicine specializing in obstetrics-gynecology, Cincinnati, from 1936. Senior attending staff Jewish Hospital, from 1936. Chief of staff Catherine Booth Hospital, 1950-1965.

Assistant clinical professor College Medicine University Cincinnati, 1936-1971, consultant obstetrics-gynecology, since 1971.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Ob-Gyn.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cincinnati Obsterical and Gynecological Society, 1876-1976, 1976. Contributor articles to professional medical and history journals.

Membership

Served to colonel United States Army, 1942-1944, PTO. Fellow American College Ob-Gyn (founding). Member Center Association Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Retired Officers Association (life), Harvard Club Cincinnati, American Association for the History of Medicine.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, history research.

Connections

Married Marthe Leftovith, July 24, 1931. Children: Angie King Rogers, Deborah King Wroth.

father:
Myron Louis King

mother:
Sophie (Snow) King

spouse:
Marthe Leftovith

child:
Angie King Rogers King

child:
Deborah King Wroth King