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Dermatologist

Townsend W. Baer, American dermatologist. Served to captain, Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1944.; Member American Medical Association, American Academy Dermatology, Pittsburgh Dermatological Society (president), Pi Lambda Phi, Phi Delta Epsilon.

Background

Baer, Townsend W. was born on December 1, 1903 in Finleyville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John M. and Emma (Wilkoff) V.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Pittsburgh, 1928.

Career

Intern, Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh, 1928-1929. Postgraduate training Skin and Cancer Unit, New York University, 1939-1940. Private practice medicine specializing in dermatology, Pittsburgh.

Member of staff South Side Hospital. Consultant dermatology VA Regional Office, Pittsburgh. Associate professor of University Pittsburgh Medical School.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Primer of Skin Diseases, 1963.

Membership

Served to captain, Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1944. Member American Medical Association, American Academy Dermatology, Pittsburgh Dermatological Society (president), Pi Lambda Phi, Phi Delta Epsilon.

Connections

Married Rowena Goldstein, October 21, 1937. Children: Ellen Sue (Mistress.

father:
John M. V.

mother:
Emma (Wilkoff) V.

spouse:
Rowena Goldstein

child:
Ellen Sue (Mrs Baer