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anatomist

Normand Louis Hoerr, American anatomist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Anatomists (secretary-treasurer since 1946), Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Cleveland Academy Medicine, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Pi.

Background

Hoerr, Normand Louis was born on May 3, 1902 in Peoria Illinois. Son of Christian J. and Lydia (Dallinger) Hoerr.

Education

Student Bradley U., 1919-1921. Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1923. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1929, Doctor of Medicine 1931.

Career

Chemist, Dupont Company, 1923-1924. Instructor anatomy University of Chicago, 1926-1933, assistant professor, 1933-1939. Professor anatomy Western Reserve U., since 1939, now foundation professor and director anatomy department.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Frontiers in Cytochemistry, Biological Symposia X, 1943. Associate editor: Gray’s Anatomy, 1942, Medical Physics, 1944. Co-editor: Blakiston-Gould Medical Dictionary, 1949.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives to resolve the conflict failed, the use of force may be the only option to check aggression or genocide.

Views

As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Anatomists (secretary-treasurer since 1946), Society Experimental Biology and Medicine, Cleveland Academy Medicine, Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Virginia Collier Gale, September 10, 1927.

father:
Christian J. Hoerr

mother:
Lydia (Dallinger) Hoerr

spouse:
Virginia Collier Gale