Arnold M. Meirowsky Biographical File
Biographical file includes newspaper article, bibliographic record, obituary, and other biographical information.
- 1959 - 1997
Notes about Access to this Collection
All collections are subject to applicable VUMC privacy and confidentiality policies.
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Historical or Biographical Note
Arnold Meirowsky received his medical education from the University of Cologne, graduating in 1937. He conducted a residency in neurosurgery at the Albany Hospital and Albany Medical School. His fellowship in neurosurgery was at Barnes Hospital and at St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine. Meirowsky served in the United States Army as a combat surgeon during World War II and the Korean War.
Meirowsky's extensive career includes appointments as Chief of Neurosurgery at the V.A. Medical Teaching Center in Memphis, Associate Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (1953-1984), and Chief of Surgery at the Williamson County (Tennessee) Hospital in 1982. Meirowsky was considered an expert on brain injuries.
0.01 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
- Arnold M. Meirowsky (1911-1984) biographical file
- Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Description is inEnglish.
Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository
Eskind Biomedical Library
2209 Garland Ave.
Nashville TN 37232