Biographical Sketch of Joseph Charles Placak

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Placak, Joseph Charles; physician; born, Cleveland, Feb. 22, 1882; son of Anthony and Jennie Goldstein Placak; educated, public schools, Cleveland, M. D.. Medical Department, Ohio Wesleyan University; post-graduate, University of Prague, Austria; married, Cleveland, March 20, 1907, Eunice S. Emde; two children; resident pathologist and resident physician, Cleveland. City Hospital, 1903-1905; medical supt., Cooley Farm’s, Warrensville, 1906-1910, in charge of tuberculosis work open air schools of Cleveland, public schools, 1911-1913; lecturer on internal medicine, Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1905-1911; visiting pathologist, Cleveland City Hospital, 1906-1907; physician in charge Tuberculosis Dispensary, Haymarket District; visiting pathologist, Eddy Road Hospital; member American Medical National Ass’n for study and prevention of tuberculosis, Cleveland Academy of Medicine, Ohio State Medical Ass’n; director of Freedom Liquor League; member Phi Beta Pi Fraternity; sec’y Alumni Ass’n, Western Reserve Medical College; member Knights of Pythias, and City Club of Cleveland.




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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 21 April 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-joseph-charles-placak.htm - Last updated on Feb 13th, 2012


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