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Galen Horatio Adkins, American physician.

Background

Adkins, Galen Horatio was born on November 6, 1908 in Jetmore, Kansas, United States. Son of Charles Marion and Minerva (Hill) Adkins.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Minnesota, 1934.

Career

Practice medicine, specializing in psychiatry, Grygila, Minnesota, 1936-1938, Pine River, Minnesota, 1938-1947, Fairbault, Minnesota, 1947-1951, Sandstone, Minnesota, 1951-1953, 57-59, Anoka, Minnesota, 1953-1956, Cambridge, Minnesota, 1956-1957, 59-66. Member of staff Fairbault State school and Hospital, 1947-1951. Member of staff Sandstone Eastern State Hospital, 1951-1953, superintendent, 1957-1959.

Member of staff Anoka Eastern State Hospital, 1953-1956. Clinical director Cambridge Eastern State Hospital, 1956-1957, superintendent, 1959-1964, medical director, 1964-1966.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

Membership

Member of staff Fairbault State school and Hospital, 1947-1951. Member of staff Sandstone Eastern State Hospital, 1951-1953, superintendent, 1957-1959. Member of staff Anoka Eastern State Hospital, 1953-1956.

Member American Medical Association, Minnesota Medical Association, East Central Medical Society, American, Minnesota psychiatric associations, American Association Mental Deficiency, American Epilepsy League.

Connections

Married Margaret Giorrel, July 14, 1936.; married second Ethel Rice, July 27, 1946. Children-Gaylone Mary (Mistress Cameron McKenzie), Margaret Ann (Mistress James Merillat), Galen Horatio.

father:
Charles Marion Adkins

mother:
Minerva (Hill) Adkins

spouses:
Margaret Giorrel

2d Ethel Rice

children:
Gaylone Mary Adkins (Mistress Cameron McKenzie)

Margaret Ann Adkins (Mistress James Merillat)

Galen Horatio Adkins