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dermatologist.

Marcus Rayner Caro, Polish dermatologist.

Background

Caro, Marcus Rayner was born on January 30, 1903 in Poland. Son of Albert and Ernestine (Rayner) Caro.

Education

Brought to the United States, 1912, naturalized, 1919. Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1925, Doctor of Medicine 1927.

Career

Intern Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, 1927-1928. Clinical assistant dermatology New York University, 1928-1929. Faculty University of Illinois College Medicine, 1929-1958, beginning as clinical assistant, successively assistant professor, associate professor, clinical professor, 1929-1955, professor, head department dermatology, 1955-1958, research associate oral pathology College Dentistry, 1959.

Consultant dermatopathologist Cook County Hospital, since 1958.

Membership

Member Advisory Board for Medical Specialties. Member Residency Review Committee for Dermatology, (chairman 1958-1960). Diplomate American Board Dermatology (member board 1951-1960, vice president 1958, president 1959-1960).

Member Chicago Dermatological Society (president 1945), American Dermatological Association, American Academy Dermatology, Society Investigative Dermatology, Institute Medicine Chicago, Medical History Society Chicago, Chicago, Illinois medical societies, American Medical Association, Pacific Dermatologic Association (honorary), Sigma Xi, Phi Delta Epsilon, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Adeline B. Cohen, April. Children: William Allan, Ethel Elinor.

father:
Albert Caro

mother:
Ernestine (Rayner) Caro

spouse:
Adeline B. Cohen

child:
William Allan Caro

child:
Ethel Elinor Caro