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Daniel Thomas Rolfe, American physician, college dean. Recipient Tolbert Anatomy prize Meharry Medical College, 1927; Distinguished Service plaque Florida A. and M. College, 1953; Distinguished Service medal National Medical Association, 1956.

Background

Rolfe, Daniel Thomas was born on March 1, 1902 in Tampa, Florida, United States. Son of Everett R. and Carrie Lee (Thomas) Rolfe.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Florida A. and M. College, 1922. M.D. with honors, Meharry Medical College, 1927. Graduate study University of Chicago, 1928-1930.

Career

Intern George W. Hubbard Hospital, Nashville, 1927-1928, now member of advisory committee. Instructor Meharry Medical College, 1927-1928, professor physiology, 1930-1938, department chairman physiology and pharmacology, 1938-1952, acting chairman department anatomy, 1950-1952, department chairman physiology, dean School Medicine, 1952-1966, dean student affairs, 1966-1968. Guest department physiology Cornell Univercity Medical College, 1943-1944.

Member medical advising committee Veterans Administration Hospital., Tuskegee, Alabama Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners, 1935.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author professional articles.

Membership

Member medical advising committee Veterans Administration Hospital., Tuskegee, Alabama Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners, 1935. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member World, American, National, Tennessee, Nashville, Volunteer State medical associations, American Physiological Society, Association American Medical Colls., National Society Medical.

Connections

Married Birdie Lucile Scott, August 9, 1952.

father:
Everett R. Rolfe

mother:
Carrie Lee (Thomas) Rolfe

spouse:
Birdie Lucile Scott