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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Albert Jeremiah Elliott

1897 - 1898
Instructor in Pathology

Claude A. Burrett

1905 - 1914
Director of the Pathogentic and Pathological Laboratories 1905-1908
Instructor in Toxicology 1907-1908
Instructor in Diseases of the Blood and Genito-Urinary Diseases 1908-1909

Ralph Robertson Mellon

1909 - 1916
Instructor in Physical Diagnosis and Director of the Pathogenetic Laboratory
Assistant Professor of Physical Diagnosis and Directory of the Hospital clinic Laboratory

John Ferguson Blinn

1916 - 1919
Instructor in Experimental Pathogenesis

Willy Carl Rudolph Voigt

1917 - 1919
Instructor in Experimental Pathology

Michael R. Zimmerman

1977 - 1980
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Pathology