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university dean , physician

John Louis Parks, American university dean, physician. Decorated Eloy Alfaro Fundacion Internacional (Panama). Diplomate American Board Obstetrics, Gynecology (past directory). American College of Surgeons fellow (Board of Governors 1956-1959). Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; member American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (vice president 1957), Association American Medical Colls. (president 1967-1968.

Background

Parks, John Louis was born on January 4, 1908 in Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States. Son of John S. and Della N. (Northcutt) Parks.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1930, Master of Science, 1932, Doctor of Medicine 1934, training obstetrics, gynecology, 1935-1937.

Career

1 son, John Scott. Intern U. Cincinnati, 1934-1935. Instructor U. Cincinnati, 1934-1935. Instructor pathology University of Wisconsin, 1937-1938.

Chief medical officer obstetrics and gynecology Gallinger Municipal Hospital, 1938-1944. Professor obstetrics and gynecology George Washington University, from 1944, dean School Medicine, 1957-1967, dean University Medical Center, from 1967, vice president for medical affairs, 1972. Medical director hospital, 1957-1965.

Consultant District of Columbia General Hospital, Walter Reed Medical Center, National Institutions Health. Executive committee Gorgas Memorial Institute Trustee Greater Washington Ednl. television, Inc.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor medical journals.

Membership

American College of Surgeons fellow (Board of Governors 1956-1959). Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Member American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (vice president 1957), Association American Medical Colls.

(president 1967-1968.

Connections

Married Mary Dean Scott, August 31, 1930.

father:
John S. Parks

mother:
Della N. (Northcutt) Parks

spouse:
Mary Dean Scott