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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

Henry Clay Allen

1880 - 1884
Lecturer on Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Clinical Medicine

Allen Corson Cowperthwaite

1884 - 1885
Professor of Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Clinical Medicine
Chair of Department of Materia Medica, Pharmacology and Clinical Medicine

Hugo Rudolph Arndt

1885 - 1889
Professor of Materia Medica

Charles Samuel Mack

1889 - 1895
Professor of Materia Medica and Therapeutics

Willis Alonzo Dewey

1896 - 1922
Professor of Materia Medica
Chair of Materia Medica

Paul Glen Hanna

1920 - 1922
Assistant Professor of Materia Medica

Linn J. Boyd

1922 - 1926
Director of Homeopathic Laboratories