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Hugh Judge Jewett

Hugh Judge Jewett, surgeon. Diplomate American Board Urology (board governors 1959-1966).


  • Jewett, Hugh Judge was born on September 26, 1903 in Baltimore. Son of Hugh Judge Junior and Anne Van Lent (Ingraham) Jewett.

  • Education

    • AB, Johns Hopkins University, 1926; Doctor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1930.


    • Intern John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1930-1931, assistant in urology department pathology, 1932-1933. Assistant in urology Brady Urological Institute, 1933-1934, resident in urology, 1935-1936. Instructor in urology Johns Hopkins School Medicine, 1935-1938, from assistant professor to professor emeritus, 1938-1990.

      Assistant in urology St. Mary's Hospital, Pierre, South Dakota, 1931-1932. Resident urologist Ancker Hospital, St. Paul, 1934-1935. Urologist Church Home and Hospital, Baltimore, since 1937.

      Consultant in urology Baltimore City Hospitals, Walter Reed General Hospital, 1948-1959. Chairman registry genito-urinary pathology Armed Forces Institute Pathology, 1958-1964.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Urology (board governors 1959-1966).


    • Contributor chapters to books. Editor-in-chief Urological Survey, 1951-1990. Member editorial board Review Surgery, Maryland Medical Journal, 1952-1960.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Trustee American Urological Research Foundation, 1952, president Maryland Medical Service, Incorporated, 1950-1954, councilor Medical and Chirurgical Faculty State Maryland, 1953-1955. Lieutenant United States Marine Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1942. Fellow American College of Surgeons (governor 1958-1964), member American Urological Association (president 1965-1966, president mid-Atlantic section 1956-1957, Ramon Guiteras award 1963), Clinical Society Genito-Urinary Surgeons (president 1968-1969), American Association Genito-Urinary Surgeons (president 1970-1971), Society University Urologists, International Society Urology, Society Venezloana de Urologia, Elkridge Club, Hamilton Street Club, Johns Hopkins Faculty Club, Chevy Chase Country Club, Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Delta Pi.


    • Married Rosalind Huidekoper, November 22, 1941 (division October 1971). 1 child, Rosalind Nelson.

      Married Margaret Moseley, December 27, 1975.
    • child: Rosalind Nelson Jewett
    • mother: Anne Van Lent (Ingraham) Jewett
    • spouse: Rosalind Huidekoper
    • spouse: Margaret Moseley
    • father: Hugh Judge Junior Jewett
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    Born September 26, 1903
    Died March 6, 1990
    (aged 86)
    • 1926
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1930
      Johns Hopkins University
    • 1930 - 1931
      Intern, John Hopkins Hospital
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States