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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.
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NEWS
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.
NEWS
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.
NEWS
October 1, 1990
Services for Dr. G. Bowers Mansdorfer, a retired pediatrician who cared for four generations of Baltimore families, will be held at 10 a.m. tomorrow at the First English Lutheran Church, Charles and 39th streets.Dr. Mansdorfer, who lived and had an office on North Charles Street, died of heart failure Friday at his daughter's home in Timonium. He was 86.Born in Baltimore, he graduated from Gettysburg College in 1926 and was a 1930 graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly | January 15, 2008
Dr. Herbert Copeland Jr., a retired Franklin Square Hospital Center radiologist, died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, often referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease, Jan. 7 at a Naples, Fla., nursing home. The Lutherville resident was 87. Born in Wheeling, W.Va., he earned a bachelor's degree at West Virginia University and a medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. In 1951, he became Franklin Square Hospital's radiologist and was president of the institution's medical staff from 1970 to 1972.
NEWS
By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,Sun Staff Writer | September 16, 1994
Dr. Mary Betty Stevens, whose pioneering research and treatment brought relief to sufferers of lupus, arthritis and other connective tissue diseases, died Tuesday from complications of a stroke at Stella Maris Hospice. She was 65.Dr. Stevens, a rheumatologist at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine was also the director of the department of rheumatology at Good Samaritan Hospital.Through her research, she sought to discover the link between rheumatic diseases, genetic factors and the environment.
NEWS
July 29, 2002
Dr. David Tapper, a Baltimore-born pediatric surgeon, died of kidney cancer Tuesday at his home in Mercer Island, Wash. He was 57 and lived in Northwest Baltimore until 1970. For 18 years, Tapper was surgeon-in-chief at Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle. He was also professor and vice chairman of surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He specialized in children's kidney transplants and treating tumors. Tapper was raised on Yosemite Avenue and graduated in 1963 from City College, where he served as class treasurer.
ENTERTAINMENT
By Sloane Brown | November 14, 1999
Rebekah Johnson, the young star of "Liberty Heights," munched brownies brought to her from the dessert table by a local doctor. "He said he'd heard actresses don't eat much, and he wanted to make sure I did!" Johnson was heard telling co-star Ben Foster, just before the two were swept up in a sea of new fans at the movie's premiere party.The buzz in the tent behind the Senator Theatre was "bravo!" for Baltimore-born director Barry Levinson's fourth B'more-based film. Its premiere here raised $80,000 for the Osler Scholar Program at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the Jewish Museum of Maryland.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,sun reporter | July 18, 2007
Dr. Donald F. Klein, a retired pediatrician and medical school professor who was an advocate for the mentally disabled, died of a blood disorder Thursday at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The longtime Stevenson resident was 79. Born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., Dr. Klein was the son of a physician whose office was next door to home. He earned a bachelor's degree in 1949 from the Johns Hopkins University and graduated from Yale University School of Medicine in 1954. After completing an internship at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, he served two years as a captain with an Air Force medical unit at Maxwell Air Force Base in Alabama.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,SUN STAFF | October 2, 2003
Dr. Linda Frank, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon who worked with women recovering from breast cancer, died Sunday of complications from diabetes and Crohn's disease at her Washington, D.C., home. She was 58 and lived for many years in the Garrison Forest section of Baltimore County. Born Linda Frangowlakis in Williamson, W.Va., she earned a degree in chemical engineering from West Virginia University and, after graduating, worked for IBM to earn tuition for medical school. She earned her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed a residency in surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1981.
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