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Surgeon

Rollin Augustus Daniel, American surgeon.

Background

Daniel, Rollin Augustus was born on June 14, 1908 in Union Point, Georgia, United States. Son of Rollin Augustus and Mary (Frazer) Daniel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1930, Doctor of Medicine 1933.

Career

Intern Vanderbilt University Hospital, Nashville, 1933-1934, resident, 1934-1938. Assistant resident surgeon Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, 1934-1935. Assistant professor surgery Vanderbilt University School Medicine, 1941-1947, associate professor surgery, 1947-1951, professor surgery, 1951-1954, professor clinical surgery, 1954-1978.

Chief surgical service St. Thomas Hospital, 1962-1966, chief department surgery, 1970-1978. Consultant thoracic surgery Veterans Administration Hospital., Nashville, 1946-1978. Diplomate American Board Surgery, American Board Thoracic Surgery (chairman 1966-1967, secretary-treasurer 1968-1973).

Religion

By faith alone Christians receive salvation and not through any works of their own.

Politics

A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

Views

There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

Membership

American College of Surgeons fellow. Member Middle Tennessee Heart Association (past president), Vanderbilt University Alumni Association (board dirs), American, Surgical Association, Society Clinical Surgery, American Association Thoracic Surgery, Society University Surgeons (past secretary), American, Southern, Tennessee medical associations, Nashville Surgical Society (past president), Nashville Academy Medicine (past president). Club: Belle Meade Country (Nashville).

Connections

Married Ann Kelley, January 5, 1939.; married second, Enid L. Carney, June 15, 1976. Children: Ann, Rollin Augustus III.

father:
Rollin Augustus Daniel

mother:
Mary (Frazer) Daniel

spouses:
Ann Kelley

Enid L. Carney

children:
Ann Daniel

Rollin Augustus III Daniel