Reginald Passmore Papers
Collection Number 59

Summary Information

Repository
EBL Manuscripts Collection
Creator
Passmore, R., (Reginald)
Title
Reginald Passmore Papers
Date [inclusive]
1947 - 1980
Extent
0.5 Cubic feet
Abstract
Personal papers of nutritionist Reginald Passmore. The Collection consists of correspondence from 77 international nutritionists, alphabetically arranged by correspondent. Correspondents include: E. H. Arhens, K. Arimoto, J. Brozek, R.C. Burgess, H. Chick, C.F. Consolazio, O. G. (Otto Gustaf) Edholm, C. Gopalan, S.B. Halstead, J. Hirsch, D.B. Jelliffe, H.A. Krebs, C. McCay, D.S. McLaren, E.D. Mason, J Mayer, R.A. Peters, C.P. Stewart, J. Waterlow, J. Yudkin.

Preferred Citation

Reginald Passmore Papers. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Reginald Passmore (1910-1999) was a nutritionist and author. He was an expert on energy metabolism and he was the co-author of the text Human Nutrition and Dietetics. He served at the Usher Institute's Department of Public Health and Social Medicine from 1947-1952. Then he worked in the Department of Physiology at the University of Edinburgh from 1952 until his retirement. He also served on the Expert Advisory Panel on Nutrition for the WHO from 1951-1956.

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Collection Scope and Content Summary

Personal papers of nutritionist Reginald Passmore. The Collection consists of correspondence from 77 international nutritionists, alphabetically arranged by correspondent. Correspondents include: E. H. Arhens, K. Arimoto, J. Brozek, R.C. Burgess, H. Chick, C.F. Consolazio, O. G. (Otto Gustaf) Edholm , C. Gopalan, S.B. Halstead, J. Hirsch, D.B. Jelliffe, H.A. Krebs, C. McCay, D.S. McLaren, E.D. Mason, J Mayer, R.A. Peters, C.P. Stewart, J. Waterlow, J. Yudkin.

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

All collections are subject to applicable VUMC privacy and confidentiality policies. Collection specific restrictions: No Restrictions.

Reproduction Rights

Copyright is retained by Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections.

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Subject Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Ahrens, Edward H., 1915-
  • Arimoto, Kunitaro, 1898-1984
  • Brozek, Josef
  • Burgess, R. C.
  • Chick, Harriette, Dame, 1875-1977
  • Consolazio, C. Frank
  • Edholm, O. G., (Otto Gustaf)
  • Gopalan, C.
  • Halsted, Scott B.
  • Hirsch, Jules, 1927-
  • Jelliffe, Derrick Brian
  • Krebs, Hans Adolf, Sir

Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)

  • MeSH Dietetics--nutrition
  • MeSH Nutrition--history
  • MeSH Passmore, R. (Reginald)

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Epidemiology/Public Health
  • Nutrition

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