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Portrait of Joseph H. Fobes, M.D., F.A.C.S., 1878-1964

Portrait of Joseph Fobes, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Books by Joseph H. Fobes

Brief Biographical Sketch

Birth: October 29, 1878, Brooklyn, NY
Death: May 1964, New Jersey


NYMC History: 

  • Professor of Sugery (1928 - 1963)¹
  • Head of Graduate Surgery  (1940 - 1959)¹
  • President, Board of Governors of the Alumni Association (1941 - 1944)¹
  • Professor of Neurological Surgery (1931 - 1933)¹
  • Professor of Gynecology and Head of the Department (1922 - 1928)¹
  • Graduated from New York Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital  (1901)¹
  • Assistant demonstrator of anatomy at the Homeopathic College and later lecturer on pathology and demonstrator of surgery at the New York Medical College and Hospital for Women (n.d.)
  • Editor, Chironian (n.d.)



  1. New York Homeopathic Medical College and New York Medical College Annual Announcements

Selected Articles by Joseph H. Fobes