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Surgeon

Henry Livingston Heyl, American surgeon. Served as neurosurgeon, captain Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Diplomate American Board Neurological Surgery.; Member American Academy Neurological Surgery, Society Neurological Surgeons, Association Research Nervous and Mental Diseases, Boston Society Neurology and Psychiatry, Harvey Cushing Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Delta Phi.

Background

Heyl, Henry Livingston was born on October 2, 1906 in Chgo. Son of Ernst Oscar and Charlotte (Taylor) Heyl.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hamilton College, 1928. Doctor of Medicine Harvard, 1933.

Career

Intern, Johns Hopkins, Boston Children’s hospitals, 1933-1935. Assistant resident surgery and neurosurgery New Haven Hospital, Lahey Clinic, Boston, 1935-1938. Resident neurosurgery Children’s, Massachusetts General hospitals, Boston, 1938-1940.

Assistant surgery Harvard Medical School, 1940. Registered consultant neurosurgery British Emergency Medical Service, Midland Area, Birmingham, England, 1940-1941. Neurosurgeon American Hospital in Britain, 1940-1941, Hitchcock Clinic, Hanover, N.H., 1942-1975.

Assistant professor surgery Dartmouth Medical School, 1946, assistant director medical science, 1957-1960, associate dean, 1960-1965, associate professor anatomy, 1962-1968, professor, 1968-1971, emeritus, 1971-1975. Senior consultant neurosurgery Veterans Administration Hospital., White River Junction, Vermont, 1942-1952. Executive director Hitchcock Foundation, 1953-1963.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Journal Neuro-surgery, 1965-1975. Contributor articles to medical journals.

Membership

Served as neurosurgeon, captain Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Diplomate American Board Neurological Surgery. Member American Academy Neurological Surgery, Society Neurological Surgeons, Association Research Nervous and Mental Diseases, Boston Society Neurology and Psychiatry, Harvey Cushing Society, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Katharine Agate Grove, 1944. Children: Nicholas, Michael.

father:
Ernst Oscar Heyl

mother:
Charlotte (Taylor) Heyl

spouse:
Katharine Agate Grove

child:
Nicholas Heyl

child:
Michael Heyl