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physician

Walter Edwin Owen, American physician. American College of Surgeons fellow (governor 1955-1958); member American Thoracic Society, American College Allergists, American Medical Association, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Beta Pi.

Background

Owen, Walter Edwin was born on July 5, 1907 in Clinton, Missouri, United States. Son of Walter Edwin and Eugenia Salmon (Britts) Owen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Westminster College, 1929. Doctor of Medicine Washington University, St. Louis, 1937.

Career

Intern, Research Hospital, Kansas City, Missoury, 1937-1938. Resident Tulane University Graduate School Medicine-New Orleans Hospital, 1939-1941. Practiced medicine, specializing in otolaryngology, Peoria, Illinois, 1941-1975.

Staff Methodist Hospital. Associate staff St. Francis Hospital, Proctor Hospital. Consultant otolaryn, bronchoscopy Peoria Municipal Tuberculosis Hospital, Peoria Eastern State Hospital.

Consultant otolaryngology Acheson Topeka & Santa Fe R.R. Instructor French K. Hansel Foundation, St. Louis, 1946-1958. Diplomate American Board Otolaryngology.

Membership

American College of Surgeons fellow (governor 1955-1958). Member American Thoracic Society, American College Allergists, American Medical Association, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret Reardon, October 17, 1942. Children: Margaret Lewis (Mistress.

father:
Walter Edwin Owen

mother:
Eugenia Salmon (Britts) Owen

spouse:
Mary Margaret Reardon

child:
Margaret Lewis (Mrs Owen