Vanderbilt University. School of Medicine. Dept. of Pediatrics

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Amos Christie Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0015
Abstract Personal papers of Amos Christie, pediatrician, child health advocate, beloved Vanderbilt professor, and humanitarian. Dr. Christie is best known for his research in histoplasmosis, known as the "Vanderbilt disease," but he was also instrumental in integrating Vanderbilt's pediatrics ward in the late 1940s. Materials include: correspondence; biographical material; manuscripts and speeches; reprints; and personal and professional subject files.
Dates: 1930 - 1984

Harris D. Riley, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-0108
Overview Papers correspondence and materials beloging to Dr. Harris D. Riley, Jr. documenting his research and teaching activities. Dr. Riley served as Professor and Chaiman of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Oklahoma from 1958 until his retirement in 1991 After retiring from Oklahoma, Dr. Riley returned to Vanderbilt as a professor of Pediatrics. He oversaw the Amos Christie Society's Summer Scholars Program and continued to teach and care for pediatric patients.
Dates: 1944-2005

 

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