Dr Henry Patterson Loomis

Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 22 Dec 1907 (aged 48)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Plot Crown Grove South, Lot 3875-78
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He was professor of therapeutics and clinical medicine at Cornell University and former president of the American Academy of Medicine, died suddenly from pneumonia recently at his home, No. 58 East 34th street.

Dr. Loomis was the son of the late Dr. Alfred L. Loomis and Sarah J. Patterson Loomis. He was born in New York City in 1859 and was graduated from Princeton in 1880. He attended the New York University Medical School until 1883, and completed his studies at Heidelberg, Berlin and Vienna. He began private practice in New York City in 1884, and became visiting physician at Bellevue Hospital three years later.

Dr. Loomis was professor of pathology at New York University from 1887 to 1895, visiting physician at the New York Hospital in 1896, and consulting pathologist of the New York Board of Health in 1897. He was a contributor to several medical journals and the author of a number of treatises on diseases.

He was a member of the New York State Medical Society, the New York Pathological Society and of other medical societies and clubs, and an officer in several.

NCAB 23:209; New York Times 1907 D 23, 9:5

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