Frederick P. Dewar fonds

Title: Frederick P. Dewar fonds

Date of creation: 22 June 1976

Physical description: 4 sound tape reels (208 mins.)

Biographical Sketch: Professor of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine.

Scope and content: Oral history interview by Valerie Schatzker covers Dewar's family background and early education through to his predictions of the future of medicine.  Focussing on the period 1930-1976, it discusses the Faculty of Medicine, student activities, staff and curriculum; the Toronto General Hospital; World War II service; the development of orthopedic surgery; post-graduate medical education and scoliosis.

Finding Aids: Transcript available

Access: Open

Accession number: B1977-0035