Virginia Kirk Biographical File

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VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Virginia Kirk Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1954 - 1991
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Biographical file includes photographs, news clipping, and obituary.

Preferred Citation

Kirk, Virginia (1895-1991). Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Virginia Kirk earned her B.A. from Drake University in 1917; her B.N. in 1927 and N.S. in 1930, both from Yale University; and her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1949. She served on the Vanderbilt medical faculty from 1957-1960 and on the clinical faculty from 1960-1976 and 1987-1988. She earned the rank of Clinical Professor Emerita. Kirk also held a private practice in Nashville from 1960-1976.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • VUMC History
  • Women in Medicine

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