Date

8-18-1997

Document Type

Article

Publisher

Oregon Health & Science University

Abstract

Dr. Kenneth C. Swan was the first full-time paid head of a clinical department at the University of Oregon Medical School when he joined the faculty as Professor and Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology in June 1944. A 1936 graduate of the School, Swan left the state to intern at the University of Wisconsin. He then took a residency at the University of Iowa and spent three years on the faculty there before returning to Oregon. In these interviews, Dr. Swan looks back on sixty years of the School‘s history and his own distinguished career in ophthalmology.

Description

Transcript of oral history interview with Kenneth C. Swan, conducted on August 18, August 19, and September 2, 1997 by Joan Ash

Identifier

doi:10.6083/M4639NG8

School

School of Medicine

Rights

All materials are owned by OHSU Library. You may use these materials on a fair use basis only, in accordance with Title 17, Section 107 of U.S. copyright law. For other uses, please contact OHSU Historical Collections & Archives for permission to reproduce, publish, or otherwise distribute images or other materials on this website. Information release form signed by interviewer(s) and interviewee(s) on 1997-10-09. On file in OHSU Historical Collections and Archives.

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