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Franklyn Boothroyd Amos, American physician.


Amos, Franklyn Boothroyd was born on July 16, 1906 in Chittenango, New York, United States. Son of Henry Edward and Jennie Leuella (Cramer) Amos.


Doctor of Medicine Syracuse University, 1931. Master of Public Health, Johns Hopkins, 1937.


Intern Syracuse Memorial Hospital, 1931-1932. General practice medicine, Central Square, New York, 1932-1935. Assistant district health officer New York State Department Health, Batavia, 1936-1938, district health officer, 1938-1940, assistant director local health services, 1940-1947, director professional training, 1948-1967, assistant commissioner, 1967-1971.

Instructor Harvard School Public Health, 1946-1962. Associate professor community health Albany Medical College, 1950-1969. Lecturer Columbia School Public Health, 1956-1970.

Adjunct Professor environmental engineering Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1961-1970.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional journals.


The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.


All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to any person.


Member national advising committee on public health traineeships, 1956-1961. Fellow American College Preventive Medicine (vice chairman public health 1969-1970), American Public Health Association (chairman committee professional training health officers section 1963-1968). Member Medical Society State of New York (Chairman of Commission on continuing education 1961-1966, Chairman of Commission on health manpower 1966-1969), Association American Medical Colls., Albany County Medical Society, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Alpha Kappa Kappa.

Club: University (Albany).


Married Gladys Boardman, June 26, 1930. Children: Susanne (Mistress John Williamson), Franklyn Boothroyd Junior.

Henry Edward Amos

Jennie Leuella (Cramer) Amos

Gladys Boardman

Franklyn Boothroyd Jr Amos

Susanne Amos (Mistress John Williamson)