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anesthesiologist

Benjamin Howard Robbins, American anesthesiologist. Member Unitarian Service Medical Mission to Germany, 1948. Diplomate American Board Anesthesiology.; Member American Society Pharmacology and Experimental Therapy, American Society Anesthesiology, Association U. Anesthesiologists, Southern Society Clinical Research, S.E. Society Anesthesiology (president 1959-1960), Sigma Xi, Phi Chi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Background

Robbins, Benjamin Howard was born on December 18, 1904 in Byrdstown, Tennessee, United States. Son of Lansdon Breckinridge and Viola Ann (Groce) Robbins.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Berea College, 1925. Master of Science, Vanderbilt University, 1926, Doctor of Medicine 1933.

Career

With Vanderbilt University School Medicine, since 1926, assistant pharmacology, 1926-1933, assistant professor, 1933-1935, associate professor, since 1935, professor anesthesiology, since 1946. Fellow anesthesiology Mayo Clinic, 1946. Anesthesiologist in chief Vanderbilt Hospital, since 1946.

Consultant anesthesiology VA, Nashville and Memphis.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cyclopropane Anesthesia, 1958.

Membership

Member Unitarian Service Medical Mission to Germany, 1948. Diplomate American Board Anesthesiology. Member American Society Pharmacology and Experimental Therapy, American Society Anesthesiology, Association U. Anesthesiologists, Southern Society Clinical Research, S.E. Society Anesthesiology (president 1959-1960), Sigma Xi, Phi Chi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Berenice Gay Baker, August 26, 1932. Children: Ruth Gay, Benjamin Howard, Ann Berenice.

father:
Lansdon Breckinridge Robbins

mother:
Viola Ann (Groce) Robbins

spouse:
Berenice Gay Baker

child:
Ruth Gay Robbins

child:
Benjamin Howard Robbins

child:
Ann Berenice Robbins