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Biographical Sketch of Jacob Edward Tuckerman

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Tuckerman, Jacob Edward; surgeon; born, Austinburg, O., Aug. 23, 1876; son of Louis Bryant and Mary Ellen Hopkins Tuckerman; educated, South New Lyme Institute, South New Lyme, O., 1888-1890; Cleveland Central High School, 1893; Adelbert College, Western Reserve University, A. B.; Cleveland College Physicians and Surgeons, M. D.; commissioner first Charter Commission of City of Cleveland, 1913; vice pres. American Academy of Medicine, 1912-1913; sec’y and treas. Academy of Medicine, Cleveland, 1911-1912-1913; member Ohio State Medical Ass’n, and American Medical Ass’n; taught physics and chemistry, Ogden High School, Ogden, Utah, 1897-1899; instructor embryology and comparative anatomy, Cleveland College Physicians, 1899-1902; lecturer hygiene and sanitary science, 1909-1910; interne St. Alexis Hospital, 1902-1903; physician and surgeon since 1902; director Glenville Hospital; member Chamber of Commerce, and City Club. Favorite recreation: Figure Ice Skating. Medical contributions: “Flat Foot,” A Mechanical Problem Solved by an Ideal Plate, Simply Constructed and Allowing Natural Motion to the Foot. “The The Economic Effect of Contract Medical Practice on the Medical Profession,” “Management, Maintenance and Efficiency of The School for Cripples in Cleveland,” 1913, Exchange Editor of Current Medical Literature.

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