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Leon Fowler Gray, American physician. Fellow American College Angiology, International College Surgeons, Australian Computer Society, American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology; member Doctor Barraquer’s Institute, Barcelona, Spain; member Association Methodist (steward).; Mason.

Background

Gray, Leon Fowler was born on June 4, 1901 in Eastland, Texas, United States. Son of Andrew Jackson and Cannie Lynch (Fowler) Gray.

Education

Student John Tarleton Agricultural College, 1918. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Texas, 1925. Doctor of Medicine Tulane University, 1930.

Career

Intern New Orleans Charity Hospital, 1930-1931. Resident ophthalmology Brooklyn Eye and Ear Hospital, 1931-1933. Postgraduate student Royal London Ophthalmic Hospital, London, England., 1938-1939.

Honorary ophthalmic surgeon T. E. Schumpert Memorial Hospital, Willis Knighton Memorial Hospital. Ophthalmic surgeon Highland Sanitarium. Ophthalmic surgeon Physicians and Surgeons Hospital, 1933-1969.

Practicing ophthalmologist, 1933-1969, Bossier General Hospital, Bossier City, Louisiana ophthalmologist-in-chief Shreveport Charity Hospital, 1933-1940. Senior consultant ophthalmologist Veterans Administration Hospital., Shreveport, 1948-1969. Department chairman ophthalmology Confederate Memorial Medical Center, Shreveport.

Associate clinical professor Shreveport Medical School, Louisiana State University Diplomate National Board Medical Examiners, American Board Ophthalmology, Pan American Medical Association.

Membership

Fellow American College Angiology, International College Surgeons, Australian Computer Society, American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. Member Doctor Barraquer’s Institute, Barcelona, Spain. Member Association Methodist (steward).

Mason.; Clubs: Shreveport, Lion (honorary president).

Connections

Married Jennie Elizabeth Thomason, September 16, 1942.

father:
Andrew Jackson Gray

mother:
Cannie Lynch (Fowler) Gray

spouse:
Jennie Elizabeth Thomason