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pathologist.

John Howard Ferguson, American pathologist. Recipient Gold Headed Cane award State University of New York College Medicine, 1976.

Background

Ferguson, John Howard was born on September 5, 1902 in Elmira Heights, New York, United States. Son of John C. and Ina (Fisher) Ferguson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Syracuse University, 1926.

Career

Fellow in pathology Upstate Medical Center, State University of New York (formerly Syracuse University, College Medicine), 1926-1927, instructor in pathology, 1927-1929, assistant professor, 1929-1932, associate professor, 1932-1942, professor, 1942-1969, emeritus, 1969-1978. Attending pathologist University Hospital, 1934-1942. Pathologist Syracuse Medical Center Hosps., 1942-1963.

Attending pathologist State University Hospital, 1963-1969, senior attending pathologist, 1969. County necrotomist, Onondaga County, 1927-1950.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to medical periodicals.

Membership

Fellow in pathology Upstate Medical Center, State University of New York (formerly Syracuse University, College Medicine), 1926-1927, instructor in pathology, 1927-1929, assistant professor, 1929-1932, associate professor, 1932-1942, professor, 1942-1969, emeritus, 1969-1978. Member advisory council New York State Joint Hospital Survey and Planning Commission, 1946-1961. Member American Cancer Society (member Executive Committee New York State div.

Connections

Married Ruth Cadzow, September 3, 1926. Children: John Howard, James Cadzow.

father:
John C. Ferguson

mother:
Ina (Fisher) Ferguson

spouse:
Ruth Cadzow

children:
John Howard Ferguson

James Cadzow Ferguson