Walter Eugene Garrey (1874-1951) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0521

Abstract

Biographical file includes photographs, obituaries, academic article, and other biographical information.

Dates

  • 1945 - 1951

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Historical or Biographical Note

Walter Eugene Garrey, M.D., Ph.D., was born in Reedsville, Wisconsin, in 1874. He earned his B.S. from Lawrence College in 1894 and his Ph.D. in Physiology from the University of Chicago in 1900. He later earned his M.D. from Rush Medical College in 1909. Dr. Garrey taught at Cooper Medical College in San Francisco, Washington University, and Tulane University before he was asked by G. Canby Robinson to chair the Department of Physiology at the reorganized medical school at Vanderbilt in 1925. He served in that capacity until becoming Professor Emeritus of Physiology in 1944. He continued to conduct research at Vanderbilt until his death in 1951.

Extent

0 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Walter Eugene Garrey (1874-1951) biographical file
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2010-04-30
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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