COS Past-Presidents

For more than 100 years, the Chicago Ophthalmological Society has been led by some of the most prominent ophthalmologists in the Chicago area and nationally.  We are proud to honor our past-presidents.  
(Year indicates date of election.)
Dimitri Azar, MD, MBA
2014
Alice T. Lyon, MD
2013
 
Jon M. Ruderman, MD
2012
 
David J. Palmer, MD
2011
James F. McDonnell, MD

2010

Richard Ahuja, MD
2009

Susan Ksiazek, MD
2008

David Morimoto, MD
2007

Kirk Packo, MD
2006

Peter J. Panton, MD
2005

Charles Bouchard, MD
2004

Philip Dray, MD
2003

Ronald C. May, MD
2002

David H. Orth, MD
2001

Lisa Rosenberg, MD
2000

Jonathan Rubenstein, MD
1999

Walter Jay, MD
1998

Robert Schroeder, M.D.
1997

Marilyn Miller, M.D.
1996

Alan J. Axelrod, M.D.
1995

Thomas A. Deutsch, M.D.
1994

Allen M. Putterman, M.D.
1993

Elise Torczynski, M.D.
1992

Karl W. Scheribel, M.D.
1991

Lee M. Jampol, M.D.
1990

Joel Sugar, M.D.
1989

Joel Kaplan, M.D.
1988

J. Terry Ernest,.M.D.
1987

David S. Robbin, M.D.
1986

Morton F. Goldberg, M.D.
1985

Harold Kirk, M.D.
1984

Charles Vygantas, M.D.
1983

William E. Deutsch, M.D.
1982

Carl Fetkenhour, M.D.
1981

Samuel M. Schall, M.D.
1980

Arthur Light, M.D.
1979

Maurice M. Hoeltgen, M.D.
1978

Thomas H. Chalkey, M.D.
1977

Marcel Frenkel, M.D.
1976

Maurice F. Rabb, M.D.
1975

J. Graham Dobbie, M.D.
1974

Eugene R. Folk, M.D.
1973

Robert G. Miller, M.D.
1972

Albert M. Potts, M.D.
1971

Max K. Hirschfelder, M.D.
1970


Miriam D. Eubank, M.D.
1969


James E. McDonald, M.D.
1968


Marice D. Pearlman, M.D.
1967


Manuel L. Stillerman, M.D.
1966


Thomas J. Stamm, M.D.
1965


Bertha A. Klein, M.D.
1964


David Shoch, M.D.
1963


Theodore N. Zekman, M.D.
1962


Earl H. Merz, M.D.
1961


Joseph S. Haas, M.D.
1960


Clifford P. Sulliven, M.D.
1959


J. Vernal Casady, M.D.
1958


Frank W. Newell, M.D.
1957


Kenneth L. Roper, M.D.
1956


Daniel Snydacker, M.D.
1955


Justin M. Donegan, M.D.
1954


Gail R. Soper, M.D.
1953


William F. Hughes, Jr., M.D.
1952


Glen W. Netherecut, M.D.
1951


J. Robert Fitzgerald, M.D.
1950


Derrick T. Vail, M.D.
1949


Arlington C. Krause, M.D.
1948


Beulah Cushman, M.D.
1947


William S. Mann, M.D.
1946


Peter C. Kronfeld, M.D.

1945


Samuel J. Meyer, M.D.
1944


Vernon M. Leech, M.D.
1943


L.C. Hoffman, M.D.
1942


Sanford R. Gifford, M.D.
1941


Richard C. Gamble, M.D.
1940


Earle B. Fowler, M.D.
1939


Georgina D. Theobald, M.D.
1938


Thomas D. Allen, M.D.
1937


G. Henry Mundt, M.D.
1936


Robert Blue, M.D.
1935


E.V.L. Brown M.D.
1934

Dwight C. Orcutt, M.D.
1933


Michael Goldenburg, M.D.
1932

 

Frank Brawley, M.D.
1931


Harry Gradle, M.D.
1930


Charles G. Darling, M.D.
1929


George F. Sucker, M.D.
1928


Robert H. Buck, M.D.
1927


Edwin J. Gardiner, M.D.
1926


Charles P. Small, M.D.
1925


J. Brown Loring, M.D.
1924


Robert won der Heydt, M.D.
1923


Francis Lane, M.D.
1922


E. K. Findlay, M.D.
1921


Alfred Murray, M.D.
1920


William L. Noble, M.D.
1919


Herman H. Brown, M.D.
1918


Paul Guilford, M.D.
1917


William E. Gamble, M.D.
1916


Richard J. Tiven, M.D.
1915


Wesley H. Peck, M.D.
1914


Willis O. Nance, M.D.
1913


Thomas Faith, M.D.
1912


H. W. Wordruff, M.D.
1911


W. A. Fisher, M.D.
1910


Frank Allport, M.D.
1909


Thomas A. Woodruff, M.D.
1908


F.C. Hotz, M.D.
1907


George E. Fiske, M.D.
1906


J.E. Colburn, M.D.
1905


Oscar Dodd, M.D.
1904


Charles H. Beard, M.D.
1903


William H. Wilder, M.D.
1902


Casey A. Wood, M.D.
1901


Cassius D. Wescott, M.D.
1900


Lyman Ward, M.D.
1899


W.F. Coleman, M.D.
1898


W.T. Montgomery, M.D.
1897


Henry Gradle, M.D.
1896


F.C. Hotz, M.D.
1895


E.L. Holmes, M.D.
1894


E.L Holmes,M.D.
1893