Robert D. Collins Papers
Collection Scope and Content Summary
- 1920 - 2000
- Collins, Robert D., M.D. (Person)
Notes about Access to this Collection
Historical or Biographical Note
Dr. Collins obtained his B.S. (1948) and his M.D. (1951) from Vanderbilt. Then he received a fellowship in microbiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Collins returned to Vanderbilt as assistant professor of pathology in 1959 and was promoted to professor in 1968. He also served as Assistant Dean of Medical Students from 1964-1967. He is a recipient of the Harvie Branscomb Distinguished Professor Award and the Grant Liddle Award for Excellence in Research. He died in Nashville, November 28, 2013.
12.94 Cubic Feet (24 Hollinger boxes, 1 half Hollinger box, and 3 Paige boxes.)
Language of Materials
- Robert D. Collins Papers
- Partially Processed
- History of Medicine Collections Staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is in English.
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