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Interview with Byron Young, September 1, 1987

Part of University of Kentucky Medical Center Oral History Project

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Title:
Interview with Byron Young, September 1, 1987
Creator:
Byron Young; interviewee. Richard C. Smoot; interviewer.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
1987
Date uploaded:
2012
Description:
Dr. Byron Young (Chief of Neurosurgery, Director of Kentucky Neuroscience and Orthopedics Institute, and Johnston-Wright Endowed Chair of Surgery), grew up in Somerset, Kentucky, attended Transylvania University, then enrolled in the second class of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine. In his second interview, Young describes his professional career as a neurosurgeon and working at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. He discusses different perspectives in education, specifically grading in medical education. In addition, Young talks about the changes in approach by the University of Kentucky Medical Center in the twenty five years since its inception.
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Type:
audio
Subject:
Young, A. Byron, 1939- -- Interviews, University of Kentucky. Medical Center -- History, University of Kentucky. Dept. of Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Poor -- Medical care, Neurosurgeons, Medical education, Medicine--Study and teaching
Source:
University of Kentucky Medical Center Oral History Project
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7tqj77tk0p/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.