Biography of Dr. Alexander W. Blain
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BLAIN, Alexander W., surgeon; born, Detroit; son of Alexander William and Mary G. (Gray) Blain; M.D., Detroit College of Medicine, 1906; unmarried. Assistant to Dr. H. O. Walker, 1903-6; house physician, 1906-7, senior resident surgeon, 1907-8, member visiting staff, 1908-10, Harper Hospital; attending surgeon Harper Hospital Polyclinic, 1910-13; surgeon Detroit Shipbuilding Co. since 1912; lecturer on pathology, Detroit College of Medicine and Surgery. First lieutenant and surgeon Reserve Corps United States Army. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American College of Surgeons; member American Medical Association, Wayne County Medical Society (chairman surgical section), Royal Society of Arts (England), Alumni Society Harper Hospital, Nu Sigma Nu. Mason (Michigan Sovereign Consistory, K. T., Shrine). Clubs: Detroit, Detroit Yacht, Royal Societies Club (London, Eng). Author: Surgery of the Neck, 1913; also numerous articles on surgery in medical journals. Collaborating editor, International Journal of Surgery (New York), and Detroit Medical Journal. Recreation: natural history study. Office and Residence: 1105 Jefferson Avenue.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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