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The Martin L. Singewald Collection

Martin L. Singewald
  • Creator: Singewald, Martin Louis (1909 - 1995)

  • Collection Date: 1948 - 1962

  • Extent: 2.5 linear feet

Martin L. Singewald
by unidentified photographer
black and white photograph, c. 1935


Martin L. Singewald was born in Baltimore. He received his B.E. in 1930 and his M.D. in 1938, both from the Johns Hopkins University. After his internship, residency, and service in the military, Singewald returned to Johns Hopkins in 1946 to join the staff of the hospital and the faculty of the school of medicine, where he remained until his retirement. His patients at Johns Hopkins included many medical professionals. Singewald had a great interest in the relationship of religion and faith to healing. In addition to his medical work, Singewald served as president of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association.

Hopkins Affiliations

Scope and Content

The Martin L. Singewald Collection consists of three boxes of cards containing data on patients. These data were used in studies of smoking in relation to cardiovascular disease.

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.

Permissions and Credits

When citing material from this collection, credit The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. For permission to reproduce images, contact the holder of the copyright.

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