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NAME OCCUPATION SUMMARY BORN DIED  
Wallace Calvin Abbott Doctor Founder of Abbott Laboratories 12-Oct-1857 04-Jul-1921 DEAD
Patch Adams Doctor Gesundheit! Institute 28-May-1945 TBD ADD
Arthur Agatston Doctor The South Beach Diet 1947 TBD ADD
al-Razi Doctor Persian alchemist ? TBD DEAD
Robert J. Alpern Doctor Dean, Yale School of Medicine 1950 TBD ADD
Alois Alzheimer Doctor Alzheimer's Disease 14-Jun-1864 19-Dec-1915 DEAD
Virginia Apgar Doctor Anesthesiologist, Apgar Score 07-Jun-1909 07-Aug-1974 DEAD
John Arbuthnot Doctor Scriblerus Club 1667 27-Feb-1735 DEAD
Asclepiades Doctor Corpuscular theory of medicine ? TBD DEAD
Hans Asperger Doctor Asperger's Syndrome 18-Feb-1906 21-Oct-1980 DEAD
Robert Atkins Doctor Atkins Diet doctor 17-Oct-1930 17-Apr-2003 DEAD
Alexander T. Augusta Doctor First black battlefield surgeon 08-Mar-1825 21-Dec-1890 DEAD
Dennis A. Ausiello Doctor Massachusetts General Hospital 1945 TBD ADD
John H. Austin Doctor Arcadian Management Services 1944 29-May-2009 DEAD
Avenzoar Doctor Prominent Arab physician 1090 1162 DEAD
Avicenna Doctor Canon of Medicine ? 1037 DEAD
Joseph Babinski Doctor The Babinski sign 17-Nov-1857 29-Oct-1932 DEAD
Dr. Michael Baden Doctor Forensic pathologist on HBO's Autopsy 1934 TBD ADD
Lenox D. Baker, Jr. Doctor Mid-Atlantic Cardiothoracic Surgeons 1942 TBD ADD
John C. Baldwin Doctor Health Sciences Center, Texas Tech 1949 TBD ADD
Robert Bárány Doctor Studied inner ear, equilibrium system 22-Apr-1876 08-Apr-1936 DEAD
Christiaan Barnard Doctor Performed the first heart transplant 08-Nov-1922 02-Sep-2001 DEAD
Neal D. Barnard Doctor Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine ? TBD ADD
William Bayliss Doctor Co-Discovered hormones 02-May-1860 27-Aug-1924 DEAD
William Beaumont Doctor Observed human digestion 21-Nov-1785 25-Apr-1853 DEAD
Emil von Behring Doctor Created diptheria innoculation 15-Mar-1854 31-Mar-1917 DEAD
Sir Charles Bell Doctor New Idea of Anatomy of the Brain 00-Nov-1774 28-Apr-1842 DEAD
Lorenzo Bellini Doctor Discovered kidney's Bellini Ducts 03-Sep-1643 08-Jan-1704 DEAD
Regina Benjamin Doctor US Surgeon General 26-Oct-1956 TBD ADD
Claude Bernard Doctor French physiologist 12-Jul-1813 10-Feb-1878 DEAD
Marie-François-Xavier Bichat Doctor Anatomie générale 11-Nov-1771 22-Jul-1802 DEAD
Theodor Billroth Doctor Viennese surgeon 26-Apr-1829 06-Feb-1894 DEAD
Elizabeth Blackwell Doctor America's first woman doctor 03-Feb-1821 31-May-1910 DEAD
Alfred Blalock Doctor "Blue baby" operation 05-Apr-1899 15-Sep-1964 DEAD
Giovanni Alfonso Borelli Doctor De motu animalium 28-Jan-1608 31-Dec-1679 DEAD
Lester Breslow Doctor Dean, UCLA School of Public Health, 1972-80 17-Mar-1915 09-Apr-2012 DEAD
Peter W. Brown Doctor Virginia Surgical Associates 1942 TBD ADD
George Busk Doctor British surgeon and zoologist 12-Aug-1807 10-Aug-1886 DEAD
Robert N. Butler Doctor Expert on aging 21-Jan-1927 04-Jul-2010 DEAD
William T. Butler Doctor Baylor College of Medicine 1932 TBD ADD
John Caius Doctor Second founder of Gonville and Caius College 06-Oct-1510 29-Jul-1573 DEAD
Girolamo Cardano Doctor De Subtilitate 24-Sep-1501 21-Sep-1576 DEAD
Richard H. Carmona Doctor US Surgeon General, 2002-06 22-Nov-1949 TBD ADD
Alexis Carrel Doctor Sutured blood vessels 28-Jun-1873 05-Nov-1944 DEAD
Benjamin S. Carson Doctor Pediatric neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins 18-Sep-1951 TBD ADD
Margaret F. C. Chan Doctor WHO Director-General 1947 TBD ADD
Jean-Martin Charcot Doctor Father of neurology 29-Nov-1825 16-Aug-1893 DEAD
John Charnley Doctor Hip replacement surgery 29-Aug-1912 05-Aug-1982 DEAD
Brock Chisholm Doctor First Director-General of World Health Organization 18-May-1896 04-Feb-1971 DEAD
Sanjiv Chopra Doctor Dr. Chopra Says 09-Sep-1949 TBD ADD
Alex Comfort Doctor The Joy of Sex 10-Feb-1920 26-Mar-2000 DEAD
Denton Cooley Doctor Pioneering heart surgeon 22-Aug-1920 18-Nov-2016 DEAD
Harvey Cushing Doctor Cushing's Syndrome 08-Apr-1869 07-Oct-1939 DEAD
Michael DeBakey Doctor Father of cardiovascular surgery 07-Sep-1908 11-Jul-2008 DEAD
Pierre-Joseph Desault Doctor Surgeon at Hôtel Dieu 06-Feb-1738 01-Jun-1795 DEAD
Susan Desmond-Hellmann Doctor Chancellor of UCSF 1958 TBD ADD
Alphonse Dochez Doctor Scarlet fever, pneumonia, common cold 21-Apr-1882 30-Jun-1964 DEAD
John Langdon Down Doctor Down's syndrome 18-Nov-1828 07-Oct-1896 DEAD
Charles Drew Doctor First to separate blood plasma 03-Jun-1904 01-Apr-1950 DEAD
Victor J. Dzau Doctor CEO of Duke University Health System 1946 TBD ADD
Paul Ehrlich Doctor Father of chemotherapy 14-Mar-1854 20-Aug-1915 DEAD
Girolamo Fabrici Doctor De Venarum Ostiolis 20-May-1537 21-May-1619 DEAD
Gabriele Falloppio Doctor Observationes anatomicae 1523 09-Oct-1562 DEAD
Emerson D. Farley, Jr. Doctor Retired Physician, Richmond, Virginia 1938 TBD ADD
Paul Farmer Doctor Doctor for the world's poorest 1959 TBD ADD
Randolph M. Ferlic Doctor Thoracic surgeon 17-Jul-1936 TBD ADD
Niels Ryberg Finsen Doctor Light therapy for lupus 15-Dec-1860 25-Sep-1904 DEAD
Edward Floyd Doctor Floyd Medical Associates 1934 TBD ADD
Werner Forssmann Doctor Cardiac catheterization 29-Aug-1904 02-Jun-1979 DEAD
A. Stone Freedberg Doctor Found H. Pylori near stomach ulcers 30-May-1908 25-Aug-2009 DEAD
John Freind Doctor The History of Physic 1675 26-Jul-1728 DEAD
Michael A. Friedman Doctor Oncologist, City of Hope 1944 TBD ADD
Galen Doctor The medical authority for over 1000 years ? TBD DEAD
Franz Joseph Gall Doctor Invented phrenology 09-Mar-1758 22-Aug-1828 DEAD
Robert C. Gallo Doctor Identified first retroviruses in humans 23-Mar-1937 TBD ADD
Luigi Galvani Doctor Explored bioelectrical phenomena 09-Sep-1737 04-Dec-1798 DEAD
Silvester Gardiner Doctor Colonial American pharmacist 29-Jun-1708 08-Aug-1786 DEAD
James R. Gavin III Doctor Morehouse School of Medicine 1945 TBD ADD
Julie Gerberding Doctor Director, Centers for Disease Control, 2002-09 22-Aug-1955 TBD ADD
John H. Gibbon, Jr. Doctor Open-heart surgery 29-Sep-1903 05-Feb-1973 DEAD
Alan B. Glassberg Doctor Oncology Professor, UCSF, 1970-2006 1937 TBD ADD
Lee Goldman Doctor Goldman Index for cardiac risk 06-Jan-1948 TBD ADD
William C. Gorgas Doctor Malaria and yellow fever 03-Oct-1854 03-Jul-1920 DEAD
Joseph Mortimer Granville Doctor Electric vibrator 1833 1900 DEAD
Pedro José Greer, Jr. Doctor Gastroenterologist, RAND Trustee 15-Jun-1956 TBD ADD
Allvar Gullstrand Doctor Ophthalmologist, refraction of light in the eye 05-Jun-1862 28-Jul-1930 DEAD
Samuel Guthrie Doctor Discovered chloroform 1782 19-Oct-1848 DEAD
David Hager Doctor Gynecologist, conservative activist 1946 TBD ADD
Samuel Hahnemann Doctor Founder of homeopathy 10-Apr-1755 02-Jul-1843 DEAD
John Scott Haldane Doctor Breathing regulated by CO2 03-May-1860 14-Mar-1936 DEAD
Marshall Hall Doctor Theory of reflex action 18-Feb-1790 11-Aug-1857 DEAD
Albrecht von Haller Doctor Elementa Physiologiae Corporis Humani 16-Oct-1708 12-Dec-1777 DEAD
William Stewart Halsted Doctor Pioneer of sterile surgical technique 23-Sep-1852 07-Sep-1922 DEAD
William Harvey Doctor Discovered circulation of blood 01-Apr-1578 03-Jun-1657 DEAD
Bernadine P. Healy Doctor President, American Red Cross, 1999-2001 04-Aug-1944 06-Aug-2011 DEAD
Henry Heimlich Doctor Heimlich maneuver 03-Feb-1920 17-Dec-2016 DEAD
Donald A. Henderson Doctor Led effort to eradicate smallpox 07-Sep-1928 19-Aug-2016 DEAD
Jane E. Henney Doctor FDA Commissioner, 1998-2001 1947 TBD ADD
Stuart Heydt Doctor CEO of Geisinger Health System, 1991-2000 1940 TBD ADD
Hippocrates Doctor Father of Medicine ? TBD DEAD
David Ho Doctor AIDS researcher 03-Nov-1952 TBD ADD
Steven Hoefflin Doctor Michael Jackson's former plastic surgeon 07-Feb-1946 TBD ADD
Doc Holliday Doctor Wyatt Earp's reliable friend 14-Aug-1851 08-Nov-1887 DEAD
John Hunter Doctor English pathologist 13-Feb-1728 16-Oct-1793 DEAD
William Hunter Doctor English anatomist and obstetrician 23-May-1718 30-Mar-1783 DEAD
J. Hughlings Jackson Doctor Father of British neurology 04-Apr-1835 07-Oct-1911 DEAD
Harry R. Jacobson Doctor Vice Chancellor for Health at Vanderbilt 1947 TBD ADD
Robert Jarvik Doctor Co-Inventor, Jarvik-7 artificial heart 11-May-1946 TBD ADD
Edward Jenner Doctor Smallpox Vaccination 17-May-1749 26-Jan-1823 DEAD
William Norris Jennings Doctor Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's Healthcare 1943 TBD ADD
Howard W. Jones, Jr. Doctor Pioneer of in vitro fertilization 30-Dec-1910 31-Jul-2015 DEAD
William N. Kelley Doctor Kelley-Seegmiller Syndrome 23-Jun-1939 TBD ADD
John Harvey Kellogg Doctor Battle Creek Sanitarium 26-Feb-1852 14-Dec-1943 DEAD
Frances Oldham Kelsey Doctor Prevented countless thalidomide babies 24-Jul-1914 07-Aug-2015 DEAD
Jack Kevorkian Doctor Euthanasia enthusiast 26-May-1928 03-Jun-2011 DEAD
Harvey Klein Doctor Cornell University Medical College 1937 TBD ADD
Charles Knowlton Doctor Early advocate of birth control 10-May-1800 20-Feb-1850 DEAD
Robert Koch Doctor Germ theory of disease 11-Dec-1843 27-May-1910 DEAD
Theodor Kocher Doctor Thyroid surgeon 25-Aug-1841 27-Jul-1917 DEAD
René Laënnec Doctor Stethoscope 17-Feb-1781 13-Aug-1826 DEAD
Alphonse Laveran Doctor Found the parasite that causes malaria 18-Jun-1845 18-May-1922 DEAD
Risa Lavizzo-Mourey Doctor Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 1954 TBD ADD
Jeffrey M. Leiden Doctor Clarus Ventures 1953 TBD ADD
Thomas Linacre Doctor Established the Royal Academy of Physicians 1460 20-Oct-1524 DEAD
Joseph Lister Doctor Pioneer of antiseptic surgery 05-Apr-1827 10-Feb-1912 DEAD
Jacques Loeb Doctor Investigator of artificial parthenogenesis 07-Apr-1859 11-Feb-1924 DEAD
Floyd D. Loop Doctor Cleveland Clinic Foundation 1936 TBD ADD
Bernard Lown Doctor Inventor of defibrillator, peace activist 07-Jun-1921 TBD ADD
Adel A. Mahmoud Doctor Molecular Biology Professor at Princeton 1942 TBD ADD
Marcello Malpighi Doctor Early microscopic anatomist 10-Mar-1628 30-Nov-1694 DEAD
Barry J. Marshall Doctor H. pylori bacteria causes ulcers 30-Sep-1951 TBD ADD
Robert L. Martensen Doctor The Brain Takes Shape: An Early History 01-Jan-1947 26-Sep-2013 DEAD
Joseph B. Martin Doctor Dean, Harvard Medical School, 1997-2007 1938 TBD ADD
John E. Maupin, Jr. Doctor President, Morehouse School of Medicine 1946 TBD ADD
Charles Horace Mayo Doctor Co-Founder of the Mayo Clinic 19-Jul-1865 26-May-1939 DEAD
William James Mayo Doctor Co-Founder of the Mayo Clinic 29-Jun-1861 28-Jul-1939 DEAD
Ephraim McDowell Doctor Performed the first ovariotomy 11-Nov-1771 25-Jun-1830 DEAD
Edward Mellanby Doctor Rickets 08-Apr-1884 30-Jan-1955 DEAD
Josef Mengele Doctor The Angel of Death 16-Mar-1911 07-Feb-1979 DEAD
Oskar Minkowski Doctor Linked pancreas to diabetes 13-Jan-1858 18-Jul-1931 DEAD
George R. Minot Doctor Liver therapy for pernicious anemia 02-Dec-1885 25-Feb-1950 DEAD
Henry Morgentaler Doctor Abortion rights in Canada 19-Mar-1923 28-May-2013 DEAD
Kenneth P. Moritsugu Doctor US Surgeon General, 2006-07 05-Mar-1945 TBD ADD
Samuel Mudd Doctor Physician who treated Lincoln's assassin 20-Dec-1833 10-Jan-1883 DEAD
Siddhartha Mukherjee Doctor The Emperor of All Maladies 1970 TBD ADD
Conrad Murray Doctor Michael Jackson's personal physician 19-Feb-1953 TBD ADD
Joseph E. Murray Doctor Kidney transplants 01-Apr-1919 26-Nov-2012 DEAD
Thomas D. Mutter Doctor Surgeon, Mütter Museum benefactor 09-Mar-1811 16-Mar-1859 DEAD
Woodrow A. Myers, Jr. Doctor EVP at Wellpoint, 2000-05 14-Feb-1954 TBD ADD
Thomas T. Noguchi Doctor Coroner to the Stars 04-Jan-1927 TBD ADD
Antonia C. Novello Doctor US Surgeon General, 1990-93 23-Aug-1944 TBD ADD
William Osler Doctor Father of psychosomatic medicine 12-Jul-1849 29-Dec-1919 DEAD
Humphry Osmond Doctor LSD proponent, turned on Aldous Huxley 01-Jul-1917 06-Feb-2004 DEAD
O'Dell M. Owens Doctor Coroner of Hamilton County, Ohio 1947 TBD ADD
Mehmet Oz Doctor Healing from the Heart 11-Jun-1960 TBD ADD
Sir James Paget Doctor Father of modern pathology 11-Jan-1814 20-Dec-1899 DEAD
D. D. Palmer Doctor Founder of chiropractic medicine 07-Mar-1845 20-Oct-1913 DEAD
Ambroise Paré Doctor Prominent 16th c. French surgeon 1510 20-Dec-1590 DEAD
James Parkinson Doctor Essay on the Shaking Palsy 11-Apr-1755 21-Dec-1824 DEAD
Philip Syng Physick Doctor Father of American surgery 07-Jul-1768 15-Dec-1837 DEAD
Mary Lake Polan Doctor OG Professor at Stanford 1943 TBD ADD
Alvin F. Poussaint Doctor Child-rearing expert 15-May-1934 TBD ADD
Deborah E. Powell Doctor Dean of UMN Medical School 1939 TBD ADD
Franklyn G. Prendergast Doctor Mayo Clinic 07-Mar-1945 TBD ADD
Ann Preston Doctor Woman's Medical College and Woman's Hospital 01-Dec-1813 18-Apr-1872 DEAD
Charles B. Purvis Doctor Pioneering African-American physician 14-Apr-1842 14-Dec-1929 DEAD
Santiago Ramón y Cajal Doctor Structure of the nervous system 01-May-1852 17-Oct-1934 DEAD
Prem Reddy Doctor Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. 1949 TBD ADD
Royal Rife Doctor Beam Ray Machine destroys cancer 16-May-1888 11-Aug-1971 DEAD
Barbara K. Rimer Doctor Dean, UNC School of Public Health 1949 TBD ADD
Frank S. Royal Doctor Family practitioner, Richmond 1939 TBD ADD
Stephen J. Ryan Doctor Dean, Keck School of Medicine, 1991-2004 20-Mar-1940 29-Apr-2013 DEAD
Oliver Sacks Doctor Awakenings 09-Jul-1933 30-Aug-2015 DEAD
Béla Schick Doctor Schick test for diphtheria 16-Jul-1877 06-Dec-1967 DEAD
Ignaz Semmelweis Doctor Pioneer of antiseptics 01-Jul-1818 13-Aug-1865 DEAD
Charles Sherrington Doctor Neurons and synapses 27-Nov-1857 04-Mar-1952 DEAD
Sir Robert Sibbald Doctor Scottish physician and antiquary 15-Apr-1641 00-Aug-1722 DEAD
J. Marion Sims Doctor Father of gynecology 25-Jan-1813 13-Nov-1883 DEAD
Hugh C. Smith Doctor Mayo Clinic Rochester 1939 TBD ADD
Ralph Snyderman Doctor CEO of Duke University Health System 1940 TBD ADD
Alfred Sommer Doctor SPH Dean at Johns Hopkins, 1990-2005 1942 TBD ADD
Benjamin Spock Doctor Baby and Child Care 02-May-1903 15-Mar-1998 DEAD
Jill Stein Doctor Green Party presidential candidate, 2012 and 2016 14-May-1950 TBD ADD
Patrick Steptoe Doctor In vitro fertilization 09-Jun-1913 21-Mar-1988 DEAD
Thomas P. Stossel Doctor Professor, Harvard Medical School 1941 TBD ADD
Thomas Sydenham Doctor The English Hippocrates 13-Sep-1624 29-Dec-1689 DEAD
James Syme Doctor Leading Scottish surgeon 07-Nov-1799 26-Jun-1870 DEAD
Helen B. Taussig Doctor Mother of pediatric cardiology 24-May-1898 20-May-1986 DEAD
Samuel O. Thier Doctor CEO of Massachusetts General, 1996-2002 23-Jun-1937 TBD ADD
Lewis Thomas Doctor The Lives of a Cell 25-Nov-1913 03-Dec-1993 DEAD
Craig B. Thompson Doctor Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 1952 TBD ADD
George Tiller Doctor Late-term abortionist 08-Aug-1941 31-May-2009 DEAD
Georges Gilles de la Tourette Doctor Tourette's syndrome 30-Oct-1857 26-May-1904 DEAD
Wylie Vale, Jr. Doctor Endocrinologist at Salk Institute 03-Jul-1941 03-Jan-2012 DEAD
Abraham Verghese Doctor My Own Country 30-May-1955 TBD ADD
Andreas Vesalius Doctor De Humani Corporis Fabrica 31-Dec-1514 00-Jun-1564 DEAD
Rudolf Virchow Doctor Pathology and progressive politics 13-Oct-1821 05-Sep-1902 DEAD
Andrew Wakefield Doctor Bogus study linked vaccines and autism 1957 TBD ADD
Mary Edwards Walker Doctor First female US Army surgeon 26-Nov-1832 21-Feb-1919 DEAD
J. Robin Warren Doctor H. pylori bacteria causes ulcers 11-Jun-1937 TBD ADD
J. Taylor Wharton Doctor Gynecological oncologist 1938 TBD ADD
Johannes Wier Doctor First modern physician 1515 24-Feb-1588 DEAD
Robert Willan Doctor Dermatologist, On cutaneous diseases 12-Nov-1757 17-Apr-1812 DEAD
Michael B. Wood Doctor CEO of the Mayo Foundation, 1999-2003 1944 TBD ADD
Mammen Zachariah Doctor Cardiologist 1948 TBD ADD
Zachariah P. Zachariah Doctor Cardiologist ? TBD ADD