Dr. Charles Hawtrey, Professor Emeritus, Department of Urology died on December 29, 2020. Dr. Hawtrey served as a naval urologist in Beaufort, South Carolina during the Vietnam War, and became a clinical professor in pediatric urology at The University of Iowa. Dr. Hawtrey retired in 2002.
In 2017 Dr. Hawtrey gave a history of medicine talk titled Two Century Old Memories of The Great War To End All Wars 1914-1918, which was recorded.
Dr. Hawtrey wrote two books on this history of medicine at The University of Iowa.
- History of Urology at The University of Iowa: 1915 to 2015: an era of progress. Available at Main Library Special Collections.
- Dr. Ignacio V. Ponseti and the Spanish Civil War: an oral history of The University of Iowa Distinguished Professor of Orthopedics, edited by Laura Julier. Available at John Martin Rare Book Room, Hardin Library.