Dr. John A. Stevenson
Faculty of Medicine
Tenure 1882 - 1883
Graduating from McGill University in 1873 with a degree in medicine, Dr. John A. Stevenson entered into a practice with Dr. J. M. Fraser in London, Ontario. Dr. Stevenson was in attendance at the initial meeting discussing the opening of the Faculty of Medicine at Western and he became the first Registrar of the Faculty and Professor of Therapeutics and Toxicology.
Dr. Stevenson's life was cut short due to tuberculosis. He died in January of 1883.