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Physician

Philip Cooper, American physician. Served from major lieutenant colonel, Military Cross, Australia, 1944-1946. Diplomate American Board Thoracic Surgery, American Board Surgery.; Fellow Massachusetts Medical Society, Australian Computer Society; member Society Thoracic Surgeons, New York Surgical Society, Society Surgery Alimentary Tract, Academia Nacional de Medicine (correspondent), Brazilian College Surgeons (correspondent).

Background

Cooper, Philip was born on November 11, 1908 in East Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Samuel and Ida Cooper.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Harvard, 1934.

Career

1 son, Nathaniel Warren. Intern, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, 1934-1935, Boston Tuberculosis Sanitarium, 1935. Intern in pathology Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, 1935.

Resident in surgery Mount sinai Hospital, New York City, 1938-1939. Surgical staff New England Med Center, 1940-1941. Chief surgical service Veterans Administration Hospital., White River Junction, Vermont, 1943-1947, Veterans Administration Hospital., Wichita, Kansas, 1947-1950, Veterans Administration Hospital., Providence, 1950-1957, Veterans Administration Hospital., Bronx, New York, 1957-1971.

Senior consultant surgeon Veterans Administration Hospital., Gainesville, Florida, 1971-1972. Clinical professor surgery Albert Einstein College Medicine, Yeshiva U., New York City, 1957-1971, clinical professor emeritus, 1971-1972. Professor clinical surgery Mount Sinai School Medicine, New York City, 1968-1971.

Clinical professor surgery U. Florida, Gainesville, 1971-1972. Trustee, New York Foundation for Medical Technology, 1963.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Ward Procedures and Techniques, Editor: Surgery Annual, 1969, co-editor, 1970, 71.

Membership

Served from major lieutenant colonel, Military Cross, Australia, 1944-1946. Diplomate American Board Thoracic Surgery, American Board Surgery. Fellow Massachusetts Medical Society, Australian Computer Society.

Member Society Thoracic Surgeons, New York Surgical Society, Society Surgery Alimentary Tract, Academia Nacional de Medicine (correspondent), Brazilian College Surgeons (correspondent).

Connections

Married Dorothy Barth, September 16, 1934.

father:
Samuel Cooper

mother:
Ida Cooper

spouse:
Dorothy Barth