Individual Author Record
Name: Francis Daniels MoorePen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Born: Evanston, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionFrancis Moore was born in Evanston and lived in Illinois until he left to attend college on the east coast.
Biographical and Professional InformationBorn into wealth near Chicago, Moore became a New Englander by virtue of education and career. He made his mark early, becoming Moseley Professor of Surgery at Harvard and chief of surgery at the Peter Brent Brigham Hospital shortly before his thirty-fifth birthday. His major contributions include the pioneer research on body composition using radioactive isotopes, research and clinical studies of convalescence and the treatment of burns, and early work on kidney transplantation
*''The Metabolic Care of the Surgical Patient'', Saunders, 1959*''A Miracle and a Privilege'', National Academy Press, 1995