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dc.contributor.authorWeisfeldt, Myron
dc.contributor.otherKinniff, Jennifer
dc.description.abstractDr. Myron "Mike" Weisfeldt attended Johns Hopkins as an undergraduate from 1960-1962, completing an accelerated medical school program. He then attended the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, earning his M.D. in 1965. Weisfeldt went on to work as a physician at the hospital, an Assistant Professor of Medicine and, later, the Director of the Cardiology division at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Weisfeldt was the William Osler Professor of Medicine and Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine from 2001 to 2014. He was also Physician-in-Chief of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. In 1990, he served as President of the American Heart Association. In this interview, Weisfeldt discusses his time as a student, faculty member, administrator, and physician at Hopkins. This oral history is part of the Hopkins Retrospective oral histories series.en_US
dc.publisherJohns Hopkins University Sheridan Librariesen_US
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dc.subjectSarnoff, Stanley J.en_US
dc.subjectWeisfeldt, Myron L.en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins Universityen_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. School of Medicineen_US
dc.subjectRoss, Richard S., 1924-2015en_US
dc.subjectAmerican Heart Associationen_US
dc.subjectZerhouni, Elias A.en_US
dc.subjectBrody, William R.en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratoryen_US
dc.subjectColumbia Universityen_US
dc.subjectWatkins, Levi, Jr., 1944-2015en_US
dc.subject.otherUniversities and colleges--Alumni and alumnaeen_US
dc.subject.otherAfrican Americans--Segregationen_US
dc.subject.otherCPR (First aid)en_US
dc.subject.otherMaryland--Baltimore--East Baltimoreen_US
dc.subject.otherWomen in medicineen_US
dc.subject.otherSickle cell anemiaen_US
dc.subject.otherAfrican Americans in medicineen_US
dc.subject.otherUrban healthen_US
dc.subject.otherBiomedical engineeringen_US
dc.titleOral history of Myron Weisfeldten_US

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