One of a KIND. “Chemotherapy Pioneer” Leon O Jacobson Hand Written Letter. This item is certified authentic by Todd Mueller Auctions and comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. Leon Orris Jacobson (December 16, 1911 – September 20, 1992) was an American physician, hematologist, radiologist and medical researcher. He was professor emeritus of biology and medicine at the. And made notable contributions to the study of. With major impacts on. Leon Orris Jacobson was born in. In 1935, Jacobson graduated from. North Dakota State University. Medical school in 1939. In 1942, he joined the staff of the. At the University of Chicago. From 1945, Jacobson worked as an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Chicago. In 1951, Jacobson joined the staff of Argonne Cancer Research Hospital, now known as the Franklin McLean Memorial Research Institute, as professor of Medicine and head of hematology. In 1961, Jacobson became the chairman of the University of Chicago. Jacobson was elected to the. National Academy of Sciences. American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He was a recipient of the. Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award. Leon Jacobson died at the University of Chicago Hospital on September 18, 1992. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.
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