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physician

Thomas Hector West, American physician. American College of Surgeons fellow; member of the American Medical Association, Southern Medical Association, American Thyroid Association.

Background

West, Thomas Hector was born on April 29, 1905 in San Marcial, New Mexico, United States. Son of Drew Hector and Maude (Rawlings) West.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Tennessee, 1928.

Career

Intern, S.I. (New York) Hospital, 1929-1931. Assistant resident in pathology Memphis General Hospital, 1931-1932, resident, 1932-1933, assistant resident in surgery and gynecology, 1933-1934, res in surgery and gynecology, 1934-1935. Fellow in surgery Lahey Clinic, Boston, 1935-1936.

Attending surgeon John Gaston Hospital. Senior surgeon Baptist Memorial Hospital. Visiting surgeon Methodist Hospital, St. Josephs Hospital (all Memphis).

Assistant professor surgery U. Tennessee Thomas H. West Memorial lecturer in surgery established at Baptist Memorial Hospital Diplomate American Board Surgery.

Religion

The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in lieutenant.

Politics

The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

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 of the American Medical Association, Southern Medical Association, American Thyroid Association.

Connections

Married Margaret La Follette, December 24, 1935. Children: Thomas La Follette, Robert Rawlings, Margaret Suzanne (Mistress.

father:
Drew Hector West

mother:
Maude (Rawlings) West

spouse:
Margaret La Follette

children:
Thomas La Follette West

Robert Rawlings West

Margaret Suzanne (Mrs West