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Thomas James Coogan, American physician.


Coogan, Thomas James was born on November 24, 1900 in Lincoln, Illinois, United States. Son of Michael J. and Alice (Ryan) Coogan.


Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Columbia College, 1922. Doctor of Medicine St. Louis (Missouri) U., 1927. Doctor of Science, Loras College, 1967.


International St. Luke’s Hospital, Chicago, 1927-1929, assistant physician, 1930-1936, senior attending physician, 1940-1957, vice president staff, 1947-1950, department chairman of medicine, 1956-1959. Associate attending physician Cook County Hospital, 1932-1937. Associate in medicine, instructor Northwestern University, 1936-1957.

Associate in medicine, professor medicine University of Illinois College Medical, 1958-1961, clinical associate professor medicine, 1961-1968, clinical professor, 1968-1974. Staff Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Hospital, 1957-1974, president staff, 1960-1962, faculty School Medicine. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, National Board Medical Examiners.


Fellow American College Chest Physicains (governor Illinois 1963-1969), American College of Physicians, American Therapeutic Society (president 1947-1948), American College Cardiology. Member Illinois Society of Internal Medicine, also St. Luke’s Hospital Interns Alumni Association (past president), Alumni St. Saint Louis University School of Medicine (past president), American, Chicago heart associations, Chicago Society Internat Medicine, III State, Chicago medical societies, American Chgo diabets associations, World Medical Society, International Society Internal Medicine, American Medical Writers Association, Chicago Institute Medicine, Alpha Omega Alpha. Clubs: Glen View, Casino.


Married Evelyn Bermingham, April. Children: Mary Alice, Thomas James, Evelyn Renee.

Michael J. Coogan

Alice (Ryan) Coogan

Evelyn Bermingham

Mary Alice Coogan

Thomas James Coogan

Evelyn Renee Coogan