Ephraim McDowell

Birth: 1771, Nov. 11
Death: ?
Occupation: doctor

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1825
    Notes: Dr. Ephraim McDowell, the father of ovariotomy, receives Hon. M.D. of the University.
    Source: Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy, Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899 Baltimore: The Medical and Chirurgical Faculty for the State of Maryland: 689
  • Dates: 1999
    Notes: “This article first appeared in the Bulletin in July 1957 (Vol. 42, No. 3). Many of our readers can claim the author, John C. Krantz Jr., PhD, as one of their medical school professors. Dr. Krantz was head of the Department of Pharmacology from 1932 to 1965.”