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Physician

Philip Patrick Mcgovern, American physician. Fellow American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists (founding), International College Surgeons; member of the American Medical Association, Massachusetts Medical Sos., New England Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Cambridge Medical Improvement Society, 400.

Background

Mcgovern, Philip Patrick was born on February 20, 1901 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Arthur and Catherine (Galligan) Mcgovern.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Boston College, 1923. Doctor of Medicine Tufts U., 1927.

Career

Elizabeth’s Hospital, Boston, 1927-1929, later visiting obstetrician and gynecologist. Resident in obstetrics and gynecology Boston City Hospital, 1929-1930, member of staff, 1933-1971. Chief department obstetrics and gynecology Cambridge (Massachusetts) Hospital, 1954-1965, trustee, from 1966, also consultant.

Practice medicine specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, Cambridge, 1930-1971. Visiting obstetrician and gynecologist Mount Auburn (Massachusetts Hospital. Instructor obstetrics and gynecology Harvard Medical School, 10 years, Tufts U. Medical School, 20 years.

Acting public health surgeon United States Immigration Service, Boston, 1942-1944. Founder McGovern-Hurley Scholarship Fund, Boston College High School, 1950. Diplomate American Board Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Membership

Fellow American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists (founding), International College Surgeons. Member of the American Medical Association, Massachusetts Medical Sos., New England Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, Cambridge Medical Improvement Society, 400.

Connections

Married Mary Blanche Hurley, November 7, 1931. Children: Philip Patrick, Arthur L., Sheila E. Intern, St.

father:
Arthur Mcgovern

mother:
Catherine (Galligan) Mcgovern

spouse:
Mary Blanche Hurley

child:
St Mcgovern

child:
Sheila E. Intern Mcgovern

child:
Arthur L. Mcgovern

child:
Philip Patrick Mcgovern