Ed Rigel, Sr.
Will Grimsley, MD
Bill Hallowes, MD
Bill Newell, DMD
Patrick Robinson, DMD
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The vision of the
Crawford W. Long Museum Association is for the Museum to be recognized and celebrated as a worldwide authority on Crawford
W. Long, MD and his contributions to the field of medicine.
The purpose of the Crawford W. Long Museum Association is to promote, enhance and financially
support the Crawford W. Long Museum in its efforts to preserve, interpret and educate the public on the achievements, life
and times of Crawford W. Long, MD, a Georgia physician and the discoverer of anesthesia.
Provide educational programming for community
and expansion of permanent and temporary exhibits
Promote fundraising activities and increase membership
Collaborate with local organizations
to enhance economic growth and enrichment of community life for all citizens
Promote historical evidence that Crawford W. Long, MD was the first physician
to have administered ether anesthesia for surgery.
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