Johnson, Joseph L. (Joseph Lealand), 1895-1990

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Professor of physiology and dean, College of Medicine, Howard University.

From the description of Joseph L. Johnson papers, 1960-1970. (Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center). WorldCat record id: 741778561

  • 1895 January 14: Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1919: B.S., Pennsylvania State College
  • 1919 - 1920 : Vice Principal, Kansas Vocational College, Topeka, Kansas
  • 1920 - 1926 : Instructor, General Science and Zoology, Lincoln High School, Kansas City, Missouri-
  • 1931: M.D., University of Chicago
  • 1931: Ph.D., University of Chicago
  • 1931 - 1951 : Head, Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1931 - 1960 : Professor of Physiology, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1940: Vice Dean, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1940 - 1941 : Acting Dean, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1946 - 1955 : Dean, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1960: Professor of Physiology, College of Medicine, Howard University
  • 1961 - 1970 : Director, Graduate Physiology Program and Medical Student Research Training Project, College of Medicine, Howard University

Sources: Cobb, W. Montague, M. D., Medical history: Joseph Lealand Johnson, National Medical Association Journal, Vol. 64, no. 2, 1972, pp. 176-179.

Joseph L. Johnson Papers, Collection 58-1, Folder 1, Biographical Data (Who's Who Data Sheet), Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University.

From the guide to the Joseph L. Johnson Papers, 1960-1970, (Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University)

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Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington (D.C.)
Cedar Rapids (Iowa)
Iowa--Cedar Rapids
United States
Subject
Legislators
Mental health
Discrimination in housing
Race discrimination
Medical education
African Americans
Occupation
College teachers--Washington (D.C.)
Physicians--Washington (D.C.)
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Birth 1895-01-14

Death 1990-12-19

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