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Physician , editor

William Hammond, American physician, editor. Member Scarsdale Non-Partisan Committee, 1960-1973. Board of directors Physicians Home, New York City, 1963-1973.; Fellow American College of Physicians, American Geriatrics Society (president 1965.

Background

Hammond, William was born on October 17, 1900 in New York City. Son of John and Mary (Corbett) Hammond.

Education

Doctor of Medicine C.M., McGill University, 1927.

Career

Postgrad. training Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1927, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1928-1929, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1929-1931. Private practice internal medicine, Scarsdale, New York, 1931-1973. Consultant physician Grasslands Hospital.

Visiting physician White Plains Hospital. Medical consultant Westchester County Department Welfare, 1942-1962, New York State Department Social Welfare, 1962-1973.

Membership

Member Scarsdale Non-Partisan Committee, 1960-1973. Board of directors Physicians Home, New York City, 1963-1973. Fellow American College of Physicians, American Geriatrics Society (president 1965.

Clubs: Canadian (New York City).

Connections

Married Shirley Louise Blanchard, August 22, 1931. Children: Graeme Lord, Mary Rand (Mistress.

father:
John Hammond

mother:
Mary (Corbett) Hammond

spouse:
Shirley Louise Blanchard

child:
Graeme Lord Hammond

child:
Mary Rand (Mrs Hammond