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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Thomas Pardon Wilson

1880 - 1885
Professor of the Principles and Practice of Medicine, Ophthalmology and Otology

Daniel A. MacLachlan

1885 - 1895
Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine
Chair of the Theory and Practice of Medicine
Chair of Ophthalmology, Otology and Paedolothy

David F. McGuire

1885 - 1887
Professor of Ophthalmology and Otology

Charles Frederick Sterling

1887 - 1889
Professor of Ophthalmology and Otology

Royal Samuel Copeland

1895 - 1908
Professor of Ophthalmology, Otology and Paedology
Chair of Ophthalmology, Otology an Paedology
Dean of the Homeopathic Training School of Nurses

Dean Wentworth Myers

1907 - 1922
Professor of Ohthalology, Otology, Rhinology an Laryngology
Dean of the Training School of Nurses

Harvey Ray Wynn

1920 - 1922
Instructor in Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology and Rhinology