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Physician , former college dean

Komuria Albert Harden, American physician, former college dean.


Harden, Komuria Albert was born on August 20, 1905 in Bessemer, Alabama, United States. Son of Albert and Lilly (Taylor) M.


Student Wayne State University, 1923-1926. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1927, Doctor of Medicine 1931.


1 daughter, Katharine Judith. Intern, Freedmen’s Hospital, Washington, 1931-1932, chief div. chronic pulmonary diseases, 1958-1965. Practice medicine, specializing in internal medicine, Detroit, 1933-1934, Catonsville, Maryland., 1935-1940.

Associate physician Henryton (Maryland.) Sanatorium, 1939-1940. Instructor medicine College Medicine, Howard U., 1941, assistant professor medicine, 1945-1947, associate professor, 1947-1958, professor, 1958-1974, vice dean College Medicine, 1960-1965, acting dean, 1965-1966, dean, 1966-1970. Research fellow chest service Bellevue Hospital Columbia div., New York City, 1944-1945.

Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor professional journals.


Fellow American College of Physicians, American Academy Tuberculosis Physicians, American Public Health Association. Member of the American Medical Association, National Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American, District of Columbia (past president) thoracic societies, District of Columbia Lung Association (past president, director), Medico-Chirurgical Society District of Columbia, American Cancer Society (trustee), American Heart Association, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.


Married Julia Woodhouse, December 27, 1934.

Albert M.

Lilly (Taylor) M.

Julia Woodhouse