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The Lloyd W. Ketron Collection

  • Creator: Ketron, Lloyd W. (1885 - 1958)

  • Collection Date: 1913 - 1937

  • Extent: 0.25 linear feet

Lloyd W. Ketron
by Greystone Studios, Inc.
black and white photograph, 1940


Lloyd W. Ketron was born in Bloomingdale, Tennessee. He received his A.B. in 1907 from U. S. Grant University and his M.D. in 1911 from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. After graduate study in Europe, he returned to the school of medicine in 1914 as a faculty member in dermatology. In 1928, Ketron was named dermatologist-in-charge of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. His interest was in experimental dermatology, and in 1956 an annual lecture in dermatology was established in his honor at Johns Hopkins.

Hopkins Affiliations

1914 - 1958 Johns Hopkins Hospital
1914 - 1958 Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Scope and Content

The Lloyd W. Ketron Collection consists of a bound edition of Ketron's reprints from 1913 to 1937.

Policy on Access and Use

This collection may contain some restricted records. Materials pertaining to patients, students, employees, and human research subjects, as well as unprocessed collections and recent administrative records, carry restrictions on access. For more information about the policies and procedures for access, see Policy on Access and Use.

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