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John Robert Snavely

physician , educator.

John Robert Snavely, American physician, educator. Decorated Bronze Star. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine. Served from First lieutenant to major, Army of the United States, 1942-1946.; Fellow American College of Physicians; member Central, Southern societies clinical research, American Medical Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Background

Snavely, John Robert was born on February 16, 1913 in Sterling, Illinois, United States. Son of John Louis and Ada Julia (Weaver) Snavely.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Grinnell College, 1935. Doctor of Medicine University of Chicago, 1939.

Career

Intern, Charity Hospital, New Orleans, 1939-1940, resident in medicine, 1940-1942, visiting physician, 1947-1954, senior physician, 1954-1955. Assistant Professor medicine Tulane University, 1947-1952, associate professor medicine, 1952-1955. Consultant internist United States Public Health Service, New Orleans, 1951-1955.

Professor, department chairman medicine U. Mississippi, since 1955, assistant dean School Medicine, since 1956. Physician in chief U. Mississippi Hospital, since 1955. Consultant medicine Veterans Administration Hospital., Jackson.

Mississippi, 1955-1963.

Membership

Served from First lieutenant to major, Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fellow American College of Physicians. Member Central, Southern societies clinical research, American Medical Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Martha Keith, December 21, 1945.

father:
John Louis Snavely

mother:
Ada Julia (Weaver) Snavely

spouse:
Martha Keith