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pediatrician

Henry George Poncher, American pediatrician. Fellow American Medical Association; member American Pediatric Society (member of council), Society Pediatric Research, American Academy Pediatrics (formerly state chairman; member editorial board Journal Pediatrics.

Background

Poncher, Henry George was born on February 15, 1902 in Odell, Illinois, United States. Son of Harry and Rose (Fine) Poncher.

Education

Student Valparaiso (Indiana) U., 1920-1922. Doctor of Medicine University of Michigan, 1927.

Career

1 son, John Robert. Resident in pediatrics University of Illinois Research and Ednl. Hosps., 1928-1929, instructor pediatrics, 1929-1931, assistant professor, 1931-1938, associate professor. 1938-1941, professor department of pediatrics, 1941-1944, head department, 1945-1953.

Professor, head department biology, director student health Valparaiso U., 1952. Department pediatrics University of Michigan, 1924-1927. Former chief of staff LaRabida Jackson Park Sanitarium.

Former v.-chairman Rheumatic Fever Council Chicago.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to pediatric textbooks and professional articles to medical publications.

Membership

Fellow American Medical Association. Member American Pediatric Society (member of council), Society Pediatric Research, American Academy Pediatrics (formerly state chairman. Member editorial board Journal Pediatrics.

Connections

Married Gretchen Cliff Marquart, July 19, 1928.

father:
Harry Poncher

mother:
Rose (Fine) Poncher

spouse:
Gretchen Cliff Marquart