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Bowditch, H. P. (Henry Pickering)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1840-1911

Henry Picking Bowditch was an American soldier, physician, physiologist, and dean of the Harvard Medical School. Following his teacher Carl Ludwig, he promoted the training of medical practitioners in a context of physiological research. His teaching career at Harvard spanned 35 years.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Harvard Medical School interior images

Collection Identifier: RG M-CL02, Series 00096a
Overview: This finding aid describes photographs, lantern slides, negatives and photomechanical prints depicting the interiors of Harvard Medical School buildings.

Maurice Howe Richardson papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c167
Overview: The Maurice Howe Richardson papers, 1869-1913, document Richardson's career as Surgeon-in-Chief at Massachusetts General Hospital and as the Moseley Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.