[Dr. Ernest W. Goodpasture in His Lab]

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Creation: 1937

Ernest Goodpasture studied medicine at Johns Hopkins University, earning his M.D. in 1912. He became interested in vaccines working at Chelsea Naval Hospital’s pathology lab during the 1918 influenza epidemic. In 1925, Dr. Goodpasture arrived at Vanderbilt as part of the move to modernize medical education in the South. He discovered how to culture vaccines in fertile hen’s eggs. This discovery made possible effective, cheap vaccines for influenza, small pox and other diseases.

Title

[Dr. Ernest W. Goodpasture in His Lab]

Date

Creation: 1937

Description

Ernest Goodpasture studied medicine at Johns Hopkins University, earning his M.D. in 1912. He became interested in vaccines working at Chelsea Naval Hospital’s pathology lab during the 1918 influenza epidemic. In 1925, Dr. Goodpasture arrived at Vanderbilt as part of the move to modernize medical education in the South. He discovered how to culture vaccines in fertile hen’s eggs. This discovery made possible effective, cheap vaccines for influenza, small pox and other diseases.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Black-and-white photographs

Source

MSS0029, Ernest Goodpasture Papers, Series 10, Box 16A, Folder 03, Image 049

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Eskind_VUMC-E_Goodpasture-scrapbook.jpg

Citation

“[Dr. Ernest W. Goodpasture in His Lab],” Gallery, accessed November 19, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/778.