Joseph Edward Murray (b.1919) biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0730

Abstract

Biographical file includes a VUMC reporter article

Dates

  • 1993 - 1993

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Historical or Biographical Note

Joseph Edward Murray, M.D., D.Sc., served as a visiting professor for the Vanderbilt Transplant Center's second Shumway Lectureship Endowmen Series program in 1993. Murray, a Nobel laureate, performed the first successful human renal transplant in 1954. He also performed the first successful kidney transplant just two years after he was board certified in general surgery.

Extent

0 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Joseph Edward Murray (b.1919) biographical file
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2010-06-30
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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Eskind Biomedical Library
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