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Leo Henry Garland

educator , physician

Leo Henry Garland, Irish physician, educator. Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).


Garland, Leo Henry was born on March 30, 1903 in Dublin, Ireland. Son of John Peter and Mary M. (Martin) Garland.


Student Belvedere and Castleknock College, 1911-1919. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, B.A.O., U. College Medical School, 1924. Graduate study London, England., 1924-1925, San Francisco, 1925-1927.

Doctor of Medicine, University College Dublin, 1960.


Came to the United States, naturalized, 1931. International Richmond and Rotunda hospitals, Dublin, 1924. Radiologist St. Mary’s Hospital, San Francisco, 1927-1929.

Clinical instructor Stanford, 1929-1932, assistant professor, 1932-1943, clinical professor radiology, 1948-1960. Clinical professor radiology University of California, since 1960. Consultant Armed Forces Institute Pathology, United States Public Health Services, Army, Navy, VA. Chairman committee cancer diagnosis and therapy National Research Council.


  • Author sects. medical books and articles in medical journals.


Served as commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Club: Bohemian (San Francisco).


Married Edith Isabel Dohrmann, July 6, 1928. Children: Edith M. (Mistress J. Merrifield, Junior.

John Peter Garland

Mary M. (Martin) Garland

Edith Isabel Dohrmann

Edith M. (Mistress J. Merrifield Garland

Jr Garland