William Henry b Boyce Biographical File

Summary Information

Boyce, William Henry (1918b
Repository
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Title
William Henry b Boyce Biographical File
Date
1989 - 1989
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Abstract
Biographical file includes photgraphs and news clippings.

Preferred Citation

Boyce, William Henry (1918b. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Dr. William H. Boyce graduated from Vanderbilt School of Medicine in 1944. He joined the Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University as an instructor in 1952 and served as chairman of the department of urology from 1960 to 1983.

Dr. Boyce received the 1989 Vanderbilt Distinguished Alumnus Award, chosen for his lifelong devotion to medicine and world-renowned contributions to urology. The doctor pioneered kidney stone treatments and credited as the first person to perform ultrasound on the prostate.

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

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Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Nephrology
  • Urology
  • Vanderbilt Alumni
  • VUMC History

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