Howard Atwood Kelly

Birth: 1858, Feb. 20
Death: 1943, Jan. 12
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1858-?
    Notes: Born at Camden, N.J., February 20, 1858. Educated at Faires’ School, Philadelphia, and the University of Pennsylvania; A.B., University of Pennsylvania, 1877; M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1882; Founder of Kensington Hospital for Women, 1883; Associate Professor of Obstetrics, University of Pennsylvania, 1888-89; Professor of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University, 1889, and later of Gynaecology only; Gynaecologist in Chief to the Johns Hopkins Hospital; author of “Operative Gynaecology,” 2 vols., 550 pp. each, 48 plates, 592 original illustrations, New York, 1898. 1418 Eutaw Place, Baltimore.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 465
  • Dates: 1870-1940
    Notes: The Howard A. Kelly Collection. In The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
  • Dates: 1890
    Notes: “At the October meeting of the Gynaecological and Obstetrical Society of Baltimore, the following officers were elected for the ensuing year. President, Dr. Henry M. Wilson; First Vice President, Dr. Charles H. Riley; Second Vice President, Dr. Howard A. Kelly; Treasurer, Dr. Robert T. Wilson; Secretary, Dr. William S. Gardner.”
    Source: Medical Items Maryland Medical Journal XXIV November 1, 1890: 21