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Ophthalmologist

Paul Winslow Tisher, American ophthalmologist. Fellow Oxford Ophthalmological Congress (England), Barraquer Institute (Spain); member of the American Medical Association, American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, New Britain Medical Society (president, Man of Year award), Phi Rho Sigma, Sigma Phi Epsilon.; Mason.; Club: Shuttle Meadow Country (governor) (New Britain).

Background

Tisher, Paul Winslow was born on September 17, 1909 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States. Son of Harry Franklin and Loshia Florence (Winslow) Tisher.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Iowa, 1935.

Career

Intern, Miller Hospital, St. Paul, 1935-1936, Burch fellow, 1936-1937. Resident University of Minnesota Hosps., Minneapolis, 1937-1938. Practiced medicine, specializing in ophthalmology, Connecticut.

Senior ophthalmic surgeon New Britain (Connecticut) General Hospital, Grenfell Mission Hospital of St. Anthony, Newfoundland. Member courtesy staff Hartford (Connecticut) Hospital. Consultant ophthalmology Bristol (Connecticut) Hospital, Newington (Connecticut) Veterans Administration Hospital.

Medical adviser Hope Foundation. Volunteer Project Health Opportunities for People Everywhere, Indonesia and Ecuador. Board of directors Eyes for Africa Found, Connecticut unit National Society for Prevention of Blindness.

Diplomate American Board Ophthalmology.

Membership

Fellow Oxford Ophthalmological Congress (England), Barraquer Institute (Spain). Member of the American Medical Association, American Academy Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, New Britain Medical Society (president, Man of Year award), Phi Rho Sigma, Sigma Phi Epsilon. Mason.; Club: Shuttle Meadow Country (governor) (New Britain).

Connections

Married Dorothy Jane Fluke, August 29, 1934. Children: Diane (Mistress.

father:
Harry Franklin Tisher

mother:
Loshia Florence (Winslow) Tisher

spouse:
Dorothy Jane Fluke

child:
Diane (Mrs Tisher