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Physician

Chester Coggeshall, American physician. Served lieutenant colonel, Medical Corps, United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.; Member American, Chicago (founder, director) diabetes associations, Chicago Medical Society, American Heart Association, Chicago Institute Medicine, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Medical Association, American Legion, Sigma Xi, Beta Theta Pi.

Background

Coggeshall, Chester was born on April 27, 1909 in Champaign, Illinois, United States. Son of Trovalo Chester and Jessie (McCann) Coggeshall.

Education

Student Knox College, 1926-1927, University of Chicago, 1927-1929, Cambridge (England) University, 1930-1931. Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1933, Doctor of Medicine 1936.

Career

Intern, Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Hospital, Chicago, 1936-1937, resident in medicine, 1937, senior attending staff medicine, until 1970. Joslin fellow diabetes New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, 1938-1939, senior attending staff medicine Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 1946-1951. Associate medicine Northwestern University, 1946-1970.

Assistant clinical professor medicine University of Illinois Medical School, 1970. Medical director Arthur Andersen & Company Medical consultant various industrial corporations.

Membership

Served lieutenant colonel, Medical Corps, United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine. Member American, Chicago (founder, director) diabetes associations, Chicago Medical Society, American Heart Association, Chicago Institute Medicine, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Medical Association, American Legion, Sigma Xi, Beta Theta Pi.

Connections

Married Marion Frances Campbell, June 7, 1938. Children: John Campbell, Susan Campbell (Mistress.

father:
Trovalo Chester Coggeshall

mother:
Jessie (McCann) Coggeshall

spouse:
Marion Frances Campbell

child:
John Campbell Coggeshall

child:
Susan Campbell (Mrs Coggeshall