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Physician

Edward Monroe Dorr, American physician. Served to commander, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Chicago Gynecological Society (president 1952), Central Association, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Chicago Institute of Medicine.

Background

Dorr, Edward Monroe was born on July 31, 1903 in Austin, Minnesota, United States. Son of Edward Williams and Louise (Frase) Dorr.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Rush Medical College, 1929.

Career

Intern, St. Luke’s Hospital, Chicago, 1928-1929, resident, 1929-1930. Resident Boston Lying-In Hospital, 1930-1931. Private practice gynecology and obstetrics, Chicago, since 1934.

Senior attending staff Chicago Wesley Memorial Hospital, 1948-1960, chief medical staff, since 1960. Associate professor Northwestern University, since 1947. Chairman maternal welfare commission, Cook County, 1954-1960.

Membership

Served to commander, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Chicago Gynecological Society (president 1952), Central Association, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Chicago Institute of Medicine.

Connections

Married Patricia Evelyn Morgan, March 4, 1939. Children: Deborah, Edward, Williams.

father:
Edward Williams Dorr

mother:
Louise (Frase) Dorr

spouse:
Patricia Evelyn Morgan

child:
Williams Dorr

child:
Edward Dorr

child:
Deborah Dorr