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Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 3.8k views54 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Everything from Gertrude Stein to Helen B. Taussig is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine?” and “Which celebrities are Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine alumni?”
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    Harvey Williams Cushing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Harvey Williams Cushing

    Neurosurgery, Scientist

    AgeDec. at 70 (1869-1939)

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    Harvey Williams Cushing (April 8, 1869 – October 7, 1939) was an American neurosurgeon,... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Gertrude Stein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Gertrude Stein

    Poet, Librettist

    AgeDec. at 72 (1874-1946)

    BirthplaceAllegheny, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Gertrude Stein (February 3, 1874 – July 27, 1946) was an American novelist, poet, playwright,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Helen B. Taussig is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 88 (1898-1986)

    BirthplaceCambridge, Massachusetts

    Helen Brooke Taussig (May 24, 1898 – May 20, 1986) was an American cardiologist, working in... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Victor A. McKusick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 87 (1921-2008)

    BirthplaceMaine

    Victor Almon McKusick (October 21, 1921 – July 22, 2008) was an American internist and medical... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    George L. Engel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni
    George Libman Engel (December 10, 1913 – November 26, 1999) was an American internist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Joseph Erlanger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 91 (1874-1965)

    BirthplaceCalifornia

    Joseph Erlanger (January 5, 1874 – December 5, 1965) was an American physiologist who is best... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Keith Ablow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Keith Ablow

    Psychiatrist, Talk show host

    Age58

    BirthplaceMarblehead, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Keith Russell Ablow (born November 23, 1961) is an American author, television personality,... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Denton Cooley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Age100

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Denton Arthur Cooley (August 22, 1920 – November 18, 2016) was an American heart and... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Richard Axel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Richard Axel

    Scientist

    Age74

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Richard Axel (born July 2, 1946) is an American molecular biologist and university professor... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Curtis Ruegg is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Curtis Ruegg

    Curtis Ruegg is Executive Vice President of Research and Development with Revance Theraputics....
  • 11
    George Whipple is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 98 (1878-1976)

    BirthplaceAshland, New Hampshire

    George Hoyt Whipple (August 28, 1878 – February 1, 1976) was an American physician,... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Alfred Blalock is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Alfred Blalock

    Physician, Surgeon

    AgeDec. at 65 (1899-1964)

    BirthplaceCulloden, Georgia

    Alfred Blalock (April 5, 1899 – September 15, 1964) was an American surgeon most noted for his... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Florence R. Sabin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 82 (1871-1953)

    BirthplaceCentral City, Colorado

    Florence Rena Sabin (November 9, 1871 – October 3, 1953) was an American medical scientist.... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Hamilton O. Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni
    Hamilton Othanel Smith (born August 23, 1931) is an American microbiologist and Nobel... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Peter Pronovost is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Peter Pronovost

    Professor, Physician

    Age55

    BirthplaceWaterbury, Connecticut

    Peter J. Pronovost is Chief Clinical Transformation Officer at University Hospitals (UH)... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Denny Zeitlin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Denny Zeitlin

    Jazz Pianist, Pianist

    Age82

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Denny Zeitlin (born 10 April 1938 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American jazz pianist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Stanley Cobb is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Stanley Cobb

    Scientist, Physician

    AgeDec. at 81 (1887-1968)

    BirthplaceBrookline, Massachusetts

    Stanley Cobb (December 10, 1887 – February 25, 1968) was a neurologist and could be considered... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Candace Pert is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Candace Pert

    Scientist

    AgeDec. at 67 (1946-2013)

    Candace Beebe Pert (June 26, 1946 – September 12, 2013) was an American neuroscientist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Michael Merzenich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Michael Merzenich

    Professor, Neuroscientist

    Age78

    BirthplaceLebanon, Oregon

    Michael M. Merzenich (born 1942 in Lebanon, Oregon) is a professor emeritus neuroscientist at... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Maclyn McCarty is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 94 (1911-2005)

    BirthplaceSouth Bend, Indiana

    Maclyn McCarty (June 9, 1911 – January 2, 2005) was an American geneticist. Maclyn McCarty,... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Bernadine Healy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Bernadine Healy

    Politician, Physician

    AgeDec. at 67 (1944-2011)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Bernadine Patricia Healy (August 4, 1944 – August 6, 2011) was an American physician,... more on Wikipedia
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    Dorothy Reed Mendenhall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Dorothy Reed Mendenhall

    Dorothy Mabel Reed Mendenhall (September 22, 1874–July 31, 1964) was a prominent pediatric... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Marcel Roche is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Marcel Roche

    Physician

    AgeDec. at 83 (1920-2003)

    BirthplaceCaracas, Venezuela

    Marcel Roche Dugand (August 15, 1920 in Caracas, Venezuela – May 3, 2003 in Miami, USA) was a... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Duane Alexander is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    Duane Alexander

    Physician

    Age80

    Duane Alexander (born August 11, 1940 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American medical doctor... more on Wikipedia
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    Ernest William Goodpasture is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine Alumni

    AgeDec. at 74 (1886-1960)

    BirthplaceClarksville, Tennessee

    Ernest William Goodpasture (October 17, 1886 – September 20, 1960) was an American pathologist... more on Wikipedia
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