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Lee Goodrich Sewall, American hospital administrator.


Sewall, Lee Goodrich was born on August 25, 1907 in Marlin, Texas, United States. Son of Francis Bates and Mary (Goodrich) Sewall.


Bachelor of Arts, University Texas, 1927, Doctor of Medicine 1931. Master of Science in Hospital Administration, Northwestern University, 1954.


Intern Cleveland City Hospital, 1931-1932. Resident Deaconess Hospital, Cleveland, 1932-1933, Lakeside Hospital, Cleveland, 1933-1934. General practice medicine, Waco, Texas, 1934-1938.

Medical officer Veterans Administration Hospital., North Little Rock, Arkansas, 1938-1942. Senior medical officer Veterans Administration Hospital., Fort Custer, Michigan, 1942-1944. Clinical director Veterans Administration Hospital., Lyons, New Jersey, 1944-1946.

Chief psychiatry and neurology service VA branch office, St. Louis, 1946-1947. Director professional services Veterans Administration Hospital., Roanoke, Virginia, 1947-1951. Manager Veterans Administration Hospital., Downey, Illinois, 1951-1955, Leech Farm, Pittsburgh, 1955-1957.

Hospital director Veterans Administration Hospital., Perry Point, Maryland., 1957-1965, Consolidated Veterans Administration Hospital., Little Rock, 1965-1971. Director medical audit research project Veterans Administration Hospital., Perry Point, 1948-1964. Assistant professor. public health administration School Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins, 1958-1965.

Clinical professor psychiatry Arkansas School Medicine, 1966-1971.


Served from major to lieutenant colonel, Military Cross, Australia, 1944-1946. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology. Fel. American Psychiatric Association.

Member of the American Medical Association, Group For Advancement Psychiatry, American College Hospital Adminstrs., North Lake County Mental Health Society (past president, director), Western Pennsylvania Mental Health Association (director), Alpha Omega Alpha.


Married Mary Eleanor Andrews, March 9, 1940. Children: Murphy Andrews, Frank Bates.

Francis Bates Sewall

Mary (Goodrich) Sewall

Mary Eleanor Andrews

Murphy Andrews Sewall

Frank Bates Sewall