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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Samuel Arthur Jones

1875 - 1880
Professor of Materia Medica and Therapeutics
Dean of Homeopathic Medical College
Professor of Materia Medica, Therapeutics, and Experimental Pathogenesy

Edward Carroll Franklin

1878 - 1883
Professor of Surgery and Clinical Surgery
Dean of Homeopathic Medical College

Durand William Springer

1919 - 1922
Superintendent of the Homeopathic Hospital

Linn J. Boyd

1922 - 1926
Director of Homeopathic Laboratories