Biography of Solomon Solis Cohen


Cohen, Solomon Solis. Physician. Born in Philadelphia, September 1, 1857. Son of Myer David and Judith Simirah (da Silva Solis) Cohen. Graduate of Central High School, A.B. 1872, A. M. 1877; graduate of Jefferson Medical College, 1883. Professor of clinical medicine and therapeutics, Philadelphia Polyclinic and College for Graduates in Medicine, 1887-1902; lecturer on clinical medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1888-1902; professor of clinical medicine, Jefferson Medical College from 1902. Author: "Therapeutics of Tuberculosis," "Essentials of Diagnosis," and other medical writings. Editor: "System of Physiologic Therapeutics", "Philadelphia Polyclinic", department of "Treatment," in "American Medicine"; one of the editors of "The American Hebrew." Contributed poems and occasional essays to "Century," "Scribner's," "Lippincott's," "Arena," etc. Also a translator of poems from the Hebrew.

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds”
James 1:2