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James Theda Ginn

college dean.

James Theda Ginn, American college dean. Fellow American College Dentists; member Deans’ Honorary Odontological Society, Vignes Honorary Odontological Society, 9th District Dental Society, American, Tennessee State dental associations, American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Association Dental Research, American Academy History Dentistry, Sigma Xi, Psi Omega, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

Background

Ginn, James Theda was born on March 6, 1909 in Greene Company, North Carolina, United States. Son of Berry and Smithy Jane (Whelay) Ginn.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University North Carolina, 1937. Doctor ol Dental Surgery, Loyola University, 1939. Carnegie fellow dentistry U. Rochester, 1940-1942.

Career

November 15, 1941); 1 daughter, Rene Mercedes. Married second, Mary Elizabeth Middleton, November 28, 1953. One daughter, Margaret Elizabeth.

Instructor of pathology Loyola University School Dentistry, 1939-1940, assistant professor histology and pathology Loyola University, 1942-1945. Associate professor oral medicine U. Tennessee College Dentistry, 1945-1946, professor, chief div. operative dentistry, 1946-1953, professor oral medicine since 1946, dean college dentistry, chief div. oral medicine and surgery since 1950. Private practice dentistry, part-time, 1942-1945.

Consultant V.A. hospitals, state and city hospitals.

Works

  • Author: Review of Dentistry, 1949. Contributor articles science, educational journals.

Membership

Fellow American College Dentists. Member Deans’ Honorary Odontological Society, Vignes Honorary Odontological Society, 9th District Dental Society, American, Tennessee State dental associations, American Association for the Advancement of Science, International Association Dental Research, American Academy History Dentistry, Sigma Xi, Psi Omega, Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

Connections

Married Corinne Velma Riche, November 10, 1935 (deceased.; married second, Mary Elizabeth Middleton, November 28, 1953.

father:
Berry Ginn

mother:
Smithy Jane (Whelay) Ginn

spouses:
Corinne Velma Riche

Mary Elizabeth Middleton