Date

2-26-2009

Document Type

Article

Publisher

Oregon Health & Science University

Abstract

Cecille O. Beyl, M.D., begins by describing her family background. Her mother, also a physician, was born in New York City to Russian Orthodox Jewish immigrants. Beyl then describes her childhood, also born and raised in New York City. She goes on to talk about her medical education as well as other academic pursuits, earning 2 masters degrees in languages and literature. Beyl also discusses her career in pediatric cardiology at OHSU, working with other notable figures of the university, such as Charles Dotter, M.D., of the Diagnostic Radiology Department. Beyl concludes the interview talking about climbing Mount Adams with her colleagues, her dream of being a folk singer, and the special influence of a French literature professor at Portland State University.

Description

Transcript of oral history interview with Cecille O. (Sunderland) Beyl, M.D., conducted on February 26, 2009 by Sima Desai, M.D.

Comments

OHSU Oral History Project

Identifier

doi:10.6083/M4DF6Q57

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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