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U of M Honorary Degree

Alviso Burdett Stevens
Regents' Proceedings

Honorary Degree University of Michigan, Doctor of Science 1926

DR. ALVISO BURDETT STEVENS. A graduate of the College of Pharmacy in the class of 1878, for many years a professor and dean in the University, and Dean Emeritus since I919. As the author of numerous works in his chosen field, an officer of the National Pharmaceutical Association, and a member repeatedly of important committees for the revision of the National Formulary and United States Pharmacopoeia, he has labored with unflagging zeal to raise the standards of his profession and increase the range and effectiveness of one of the University's constituent schools.