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physician

William Jesse Ford, American physician. Fellow American College of Physicians; member of the American Medical Association, American Association Hospital Adminstrs.

Background

Ford, William Jesse was born on October 31, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Zachary D. and Adeline (Smith) Ford.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Northwestern University, 1934.

Career

Resident Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium, 1938-1939, Morgan Heights Sanitarium, Marquette, Michigan, 1941-1943. Attanding physician in medicine St. Joseph Hospital, Chicago, to 1953. Staff physician Veterans Administration Hospital., Dwight, Illinois, 1953-1960.

Assistant chief of staff VA Westside Hospital, Chicago, 1960-1961. Chief staff Veterans Administration Hospital., Saginaw, Michigan, 1961-1964, Veterans Administration Hospital., Buffalo, 1964-1970, Veterans Administration Hospital., Des Moines, 1970-1972. Instructor medicine Northwestern University, to 1953.

Diplomat American Board Internal Medicine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American College of Physicians. Member of the American Medical Association, American Association Hospital Adminstrs.

Connections

Married Jane Marie Williams, July 18, 1942. Children: Barbara J., William D., Brian R., Ann R. Intern, Cook County Hospital.

father:
Zachary D. Ford

mother:
Adeline (Smith) Ford

spouse:
Jane Marie Williams

children:
Barbara J. Ford

William D. Ford

Brian R. Ford

Ann R. Intern Ford

Cook County Hosp Ford