Jason D. Morrow Biographical File

Summary Information

Repository
VUMC Historical Images and Biographies
Title
Jason D. Morrow Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
2002 - 2008
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Abstract
Biographical file includes newspaper clippings, photographs, VUMC Reporter articles, program from Memorial Service (July 11, 2008), slides, and a photographic portrait (1987).

Preferred Citation

Morrow, Jason D.. Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

Jason Morrow, M.D., chief of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, died on July 8, 2008. Dr. Morrow received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University and his M.D. from Washington University. He returned to Vanderbilt to serve an internship and medical residency and remained at Vanderbilt for the rest of his career. In 1990 he and a colleague discovered a series of compounds called isoprostanes that help researchers reliably detect and monitor free radical damage. He was the co-author of more than 200 scientific papers and was the F. Tremaine Billings Professor of Medicine. Jason Morrow was a beloved, respected, and admired member of the Vanderbilt faculty and staff.

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Administrative Information

Notes about Access to this Collection

All collections are subject to applicable VUMC privacy and confidentiality policies.

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

  • Pharmacology/Toxicology
  • Vanderbilt Alumni
  • VUMC History

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