1962-1963 John Beach Hazard

1962-1963 John Beach Hazard 1905-1994

John Beach Hazard


IAP President 1962-1963

‘Beach’ Hazard trained at the Boston City Hospital (Mallory Institute of Pathology) and from 1946-1970 he was Head, and later Chairman of the Department of Pathology of the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

He was the author of many publications, mostly on endocrine pathology, and was editor and author of the seminal text on thyroid disease,‘The Thyroid” (1964). He had a life-long interest in horses and horse-racing and with his wife Mae, he rarely missed a Kentucky Derby.