June 21, 1991
A memorial service for Dr. Richard H. Shepard, a noted Johns Hopkins physician and researcher, will be held at 4 p.m. today in the Wood Basic Science Auditorium of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.Dr. Shepard was distinguished in the study of lungs and in biomedical computing. He is credited with introducing computers into the School of Medicine's curriculum in 1961.Dr. Shepard died in his home in Boulder, Colo., on Jan. 30. He was 69.
August 31, 2005
Dr. ELIZABETH CRAVER (Adams) PRYOR, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., noted physician, beloved mother, wife, sister, daughter, and friend, passed peacefully into the arms of her Savior surrounded by family and friends at her home in Johnson City, TN, Monday afternoon, August 29, 2005. Dr. Pryor, assistant professor of Ob/Gyn at ETSU had battled pancreatic cancer since March 2005. She will be well remembered for her warmth and tenacity, her effusive energy, her abiding love and respect for friends, patients and colleagues, her superior clinical, research and teaching skills, her terrific sense of humor and her easy laugh, her beauty and wit, her grace, charm, and style.
January 31, 2006
Dr. Leonard Scherlis, a retired University of Maryland cardiology professor who was an early champion of CPR as an emergency heart resuscitation technique that could be performed by anyone, died of cancer Saturday at his Guilford home. He was 84. More than 40 years ago, he became convinced that lives could be saved if a new procedure, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, could be administered immediately after a heart attack. He founded the American Heart Association's CPR Committee in 1963, the same year the national medical organization formally endorsed the procedure.
January 27, 1992
Dr. Albert J. Mace, a retired Baltimore surgeon who also raced and bred thoroughbreds, died of a heart attack Thursday while visiting friends in New Port Richey, Fla. He was 73.Services and burial will be private.Dr. Mace was a fourth-generation doctor who practiced general surgery for 40 years from an office in the 2923 block of St. Paul Street in Baltimore.He served on the house staff at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and was an associate professor of anatomy at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.
September 25, 2002
Dr. Thomas Bourne Turner: Services for Dr. Thomas Bourne Turner, dean emeritus of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Memorial Episcopal Church, Bolton Street and Lafayette Avenue, where he was a member. Dr. Turner died Sunday at his Bolton Hill home at age 100.
March 31, 1995
An article in Wednesday's editions of The Sun misidentified the plaintiff in a lawsuit challenging an affirmative action program at the University of Maryland College Park. Daniel J. Podberesky is now a student at the University of Maryland at Baltimore School of Medicine.The Sun regrets the errors.
January 27, 2007
A headline for the obituary of Dr. Hugo Moser in Wednesday's editions of The Sun described him as a "Hopkins doctor." While Dr. Moser was on the faculty of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, his principal work was with the Kennedy Krieger Institute, which is affiliated with Hopkins but independent of it.
January 2, 2001
People Surgeon: North Arundel Hospital announced the addition of orthopedic surgeon Douglas G. Wright of Aberdeen to its medical staff. Wright was a clinical instructor in orthopedic surgery at Yale University's school of medicine. His clinical interests include diabetic foot disease, ankle trauma and ankle reconstruction and replacements.
August 21, 1994
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine admitted 63 women and 57 men to its fall class. It's the first time in the school's 101-year history that more women than men have been enrolled in an incoming class. The school's first class in 1893 had just three women. Article, Page 6B.
September 2, 2003
On August 30, 2003, MICHELLE Y. KHOURY; devoted daughter of Osama and Gloria Khoury; dear sister of John and Nicole Khoury; loving aunt of Julian and loving friend to all. Service and interment private. Contributions may be made in her memory to John Hopkins School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 601 N. Caroline St. Baltimore MD 21287-0960.