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Vanderbilt House Staff, 1926-1927

Vanderbilt residents representing the departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, Pathology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Surgery Browse related items

Vanderbilt Residents, 1929-1930

Vanderbilt residents representing the departments of Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Pathology and Obstetrics and Gynecology. Browse related items

Vivien Thomas in the Lab

One of possibly two known images of Vivien Thomas at Vanderbilt. Thomas came to work for Vanderbilt Medical School with the job title of assistant janitor, but quickly became a skilled surgical technician and brilliant researcher. In 1940, when Johns… Browse related items

Cobb Pilcher

Cobb Pilcher, a brilliant neurosurgeon and protege of Barney Brooks, established and developed the Division of Neurologic Surgery at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. A native of Nashville, Pilcher entered Vanderbilt University at the age of…

Leonard Wright Edwards

Photographic portrait of Leonard Wright Edwards. Leonard Wright Edwards attended Southern Normal University in Huntingdon, Tennessee, and graduated from Vanderbilt Medical School with his M.D. in 1912. Following graduation, Edwards was appointed…

Isaac Alexander Bigger

Photographic portrait of Isaac Alexander Bigger. Dr. Bigger was a surgeon who earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia in 1919. He eventually became Associate Professor of Surgery at Vanderbilt, where he remained until 1930, when he…

Vanderbilt House Staff, 1930-1931

Vanderbilt residents representing the departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Surgery, and Obstetrics and Gynecology Browse related items

Henry Murfree Carney

Henry M. Carney received the M.D. from Vanderbilt in 1933. He served his surgical residency at Vanderbilt, working with Dr. Barney Brooks and Dr. Alfred Blalock. When the United States entered World War II, Dr. Carney joined the Vanderbilt unit, the…

Vanderbilt House Staff, 1933-1934

All Vanderbilt residents in 1933-1934, representing the Departments of Pediatrics, Medicine, Pathology, Surgery, and Obstetrics and Gynecology. Browse related items

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