Favill, John (1887-1946)
Middle Western States Committee
Dr. John Favill served as the chairman of the Middle Western States Committee on Birth Control and used his medical knowledge to campaign for access to birth control information.
Choudhry, Misha (created stub)
Midwest, United States
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December 21, 1946
Dr. John Favill, a neurologist, served as the chairman of the Middle Western States Committee on Birth Control. He also used his medical expertise to appear in speaking engagements regarding the benefits of birth control. At the time of his death in 1946, he was a professor of neurology at the University of Illinois medical school.