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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.
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By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | July 24, 1996
Dr. J. Donald Woodruff Sr., a world-renowned surgeon and professor of gynecologic pathology and gynecology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Hospital, died Friday of pneumonia at Keswick Multi-Care Center. He was 84.A childhood bout of scarlet fever and nephritis and treatment by an old-fashioned Sparrows Point country doctor convinced a young J. Donald Woodruff that he wanted to pursue a career in medicine."It was old Dr. Eldridge, and he became a role model for my husband," said the former Bettye M. Gardner, who married Dr. Woodruff in 1939.
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By Jason Song and Jason Song,SUN STAFF | February 20, 2005
Veteran science teacher and administrator William Bassett left St. Paul's School in Brooklandville on Friday with the papers on his desk neatly stacked. His computer was running. and there was an unopened bag of green tea near his keyboard awaiting his return. A few hours later, Bassett, 58, was found fatally shot on the fifth floor of a parking garage at the Towson Town Center shopping mall, police said yesterday. Baltimore County police said they have no witnesses and don't know why someone would harm the Roland Park man, who had a wife and two adopted children and had taught at St. Paul's for more than 30 years.
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November 17, 2006
Dr. William M. Goldstein, a psychiatrist who taught and wrote about his field, died of cancer yesterday at his Rockville home. He was 63. Born in Baltimore and raised in the Howard Park neighborhood, he was a 1960 graduate of City College and earned a bachelor's degree from Oberlin College in Ohio. He was a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Goldstein, who practiced in Chevy Chase for many years, joined the faculty of Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1975 and taught its psychiatric residents the principles of psychotherapy and psychoanalysis.
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By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,SUN STAFF | February 19, 2005
Dr. W. Leigh Thompson, a former Johns Hopkins School of Medicine faculty member who was a pioneer in developing intensive care units and a leading clinical pharmacologist, died of pulmonary fibrosis Feb. 11 at a hospital in Charleston, S.C. He was 66. Born in Charleston, he earned a degree in biology at the College of Charleston and a master's degree and a doctorate at the Medical University of South Carolina. He earned his medical degree in 1965 from Johns Hopkins and remained at the hospital for his residency and several years of research.
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By Frank D. Roylance and Frank D. Roylance,Sun reporter | September 2, 2006
CLARIFICATION An article in Saturday's editions about the retirement of Dr. Donald E. Wilson as dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine quoted Dr. Morton I. Rapoport, who was chief executive officer of the University of Maryland Medical System in 1991 when Wilson was hired. Dr. Rapoport was succeeded in that post in 2003 by Edmond F. Notebaert. Eighty-hour workweeks, plus the wear and tear of academic politics, egos and turf battles are enough to push U.S.
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April 5, 1991
A memorial service for Dr. Ronald G. Michels, a Baltimore ophthalmologist, will be held at noon April 25 in Turner Auditorium, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine where he taught and practiced for a number of years.Dr. Michels died Jan. 15 while awaiting a heart transplant.Personal friends are invited to write about their relationship with Dr. Michels for inclusion in a book for his survivors, his wife, Alice, and their two children, Randy and Allison. The deadline is April 15.The writings should be faxed to Dr. Walter J. Stark at (301)
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March 15, 2005
On March 10, 2005, DR. W. NEWTON LONG, former faculty member of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; devoted husband of Nancy Masters Long and the late Mary Myers Long; devoted father of Wilmer Newton Long, III and Alice Long Gersh; loving brother of Howard Franklin Long; dear grandfather of Olga and Elizabeth Robinson and Levi Long. A Memorial Service will be held Monday, March 28, at 3 P.M., from St. Bartolomew's Church, 4711 Edmondson Avenue, Baltimore. Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Musical Organ Fund of St. Bartholomew's Church, 4711 Edmondson Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21229-1440 or to the W. Newton Long Lectureship Fund or W. Newton Long Scholarship Fund of the American College of Nurse Midwives, C/O Emory University School of Medicine Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 1639 Pierce Dr., Atlanta, GA 30322.
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November 29, 2007
Dr. Charles I. Shubin has been inducted into Polytechnic Institute's Hall of Fame. The honor recognizes his service as the school's doctor since 1969. Shubin is director of pediatrics at Mercy Family Care. Dr. J. Marc Simard is the University of Maryland, Baltimore's Research Lecturer of the Year. Simard is a professor in the departments of neurosurgery, pathology and physiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and chief of neurological surgery at Baltimore's Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
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