Guide to the Oral history interview with Stanford A. Roman, 2008 April 8.Manuscript DOH-302

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Title:

Guide to the Oral history interview with Stanford A. Roman, 2008 April 8.

Call Number:

Manuscript DOH-302

Collection Dates:

2008 April 8.

Size of Collection:

3 sound cassettes (ca. 60 min. each); 1 WAV file.; Transcript: 53 p.

Abstract:

Stanford A. Roman, Jr. class of 1964 and trustee of the college from 1992 to 2002. Oral history interview documenting his undergraduate years and his service as a trustee during the administration of James O. Freedman.

Access to Collection:

Closed until 2023.

Use & Access

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Access Restrictions

Closed until 2023.

Use Restrictions

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

The oral history interview of Stanford A. Roman, Jr. is comprised of audiocassette and digital recordings and a transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin on April 8, 2008. The entire interview runs for approximately two and a half hours and covers his undergraduate experience at the college as well as his years of service as a trustee during the administration of James O. Freedman.

Biography

Dr. Stanford A. Roman, Jr., class of 1964, received his medical degree from Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1968 and an M.P.H. degree in medical care administration from the University of Michigan School of Public Health in 1975. He served as medical director at the District of Columbia General Hospital and was also an associate professor of community and family medicine at Georgetown University Hospital and Howard University, before returning to Dartmouth as associate dean for academic and student affairs at Dartmouth Medical School in 1981. He served in that position until 1987 when he was appointed vice president and dean of the Morehouse School of Medicine. In 1991, Dr. Roman was appointed dean of the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education and City University of New York Medical School. Dr. Roman served as a charter trustee of the college from 1992 to 2002.

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