Roger Byron Burrus biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1087

  • Staff Only

Abstract

Biographical file includes an obituary and an award.

Dates

  • 1993 - 1993

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Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. Roger B. Burrus graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1957. He served a surgery internship and an assistant residency and chief residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Vanderbilt from 1957 to 1961. He also served as senior clinical fellow in obstetrics and gynecology at M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute in Houston from 1961 to 1962, rendering him one of the earliest entrants into the medical sub-specialty of gynecological cancer.

Dr. Burrus began his own medical practice in 1962, and from 1969 until he retired in 1991, he practiced in association with Dr. H. Newton Lovvorn Jr. Dr. Burrus also served on the clinical faculty in obstetrics and gynecology at Vanderbilt School of Medicine from 1970 until his retirement.

Extent

2 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Burrus, Roger Byron. (1928-1993)
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2010-03-23
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

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