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Thomas Angell Warthin, American physician, educator. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine. Recipient Legion of Merit, United States Army, 1969.

Background

Warthin, Thomas Angell was born on August 11, 1909 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Son of Aldred Scott and Katharine Louise (Angell) Warthin.

Education

AB, University of Michigan, 1930;Doctor of Medicine cum laude, Harvard University, 1934.

Career

Intern medicine, Boston City Hospital, 1934-1936;resident intern medicine, New Haven Hospital, Connecticut, 1936-1937;fellow intern medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Baltimore, 1937-1939;practice medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1939-1942;chief medical service, Veterans Administration Hospital., W. Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1946-1975;professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1955-1976;professor of medicine emeritus, Harvard Medical School, Boston, since 1976. Consultant Surgeon General United States Army, Washington, 1960-1969, Internal Medicine Veterans Administration Hospital., W. Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1976-1984.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Brigadier General United States Army, 1942-1969. Member American College of Physicians (master), Society Medical Consultant Armed Forces (president 1964), International Society Internal Medicine (honorary), Massachusetts Medical Society, American Clinical and Climatological Association (council, vice president 1982), Aesculapian Club (president 1962), Alpha Omega Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: gardening.

Connections

Married Virginia Carver Whittier, October 15, 1938 (deceased November 1995). Children: Jonathan Carver, Richard Scott, Thomas Whittier.

father:
Aldred Scott Warthin

mother:
Katharine Louise (Angell) Warthin

spouse:
Virginia Carver Whittier

child:
Jonathan Carver Warthin

child:
Richard Scott Warthin

child:
Thomas Whittier Warthin