Jerome P. Webster

First Name: 

Jerome

Middle Name: 

P.

Last Name: 

Webster

Degree granting institution: 

Earned a Columbia degree, but unclear which degree

Full Death Date: 

11/14/1974

Memo: 

Died at age 87 at the Harkness Pavilion. Born in Ashland, New Hampshire on August 2, 1888. In 1928 he began the practice of surgery at the newly-opened Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York. He started, built up and became head of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Presbyterian Hospital and was a member of the faculty of the College of P&S, where he became Professor of Clinical Surgery. Dr. Webster carried on a distinguished plastic surgery training program for over 25 years, attracting men from all parts of the world. Very lengthy article contains further information including service in World War I, medical career in China, and honors.

Citation: 

P&S 20 (Spring 1975) P 22-23,31

Record ID: 

3 058