Letter from Paul D. White to John E. Fogarty


Title:
Letter from Paul D. White to John E. Fogarty
Creator:
White, Paul D.
Recipient:
Fogarty, John Edward, 1913-1967
Date:
18 August 1955
Description:
Paul Dudley White (1886-1974) was one of the leading cardiologists of the mid-20th century. He was chief consultant to the National Heart Institute from 1948 to 1955, and often testified in the House HEW appropriations hearings. His patients included President Eisenhower. Fogarty came under his care in June 1953 when he had his first heart attack. White became a friend, and continued to remind Fogarty to lose weight and get more exercise.
Original Repository:
Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College
Location:
Box: 11. Folder: 115
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Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Format:
Text
Extent:
1 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Original Repository. Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections at Providence College. 12898. URL. http://www.providence.edu/LIBRARY/spcol/
Legacy ID:
HRBBCX
NLM ID:
101743404X39
Profiles Collection:
The John E. Fogarty Papers
Story Section:
Redefining the Federal Role in Public Health, Medical Research, and Education, 1949-1960