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Terminal care

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Edward F. Dobihal, Jr. papers

Call Number: MS 1683

The papers consist of scattered correspondence, minutes, reports, writings and audiocassettes primarily documenting Edward Dobihal's involvement with, and the early administrative history of, Connecticut Hospice, Inc. These papers form part of the Contemporary Medical Care and Health Policy Collection.

Dates: 1964-2005, bulk 1971-1973

Peter Libassi papers

Call Number: MS 1735

The papers consist of reports, background materials, testimonies, and notes documenting the work of Peter Libassi, as general counsel to HEW, in the areas of radiation, recombinant DNA research, drug reform, and hospices

Dates: 1978-1982

Howard M. Spiro Papers

Call Number: Ms Coll 42
Abstract: Howard Spiro was head of the Gastroenterology Unit or Section of the Department of Internal Medicine at Yale from 1955 until his retirement in 1999. He was co-founder and first Director of the Program for Humanities in Medicine. The collection contains typescripts of Spiro's talks and addresses; typescripts of essays, mostly related to issues in humanities in medicine; a manuscript autobiography; correspondence related to Yale; reprints of Spiros's articles, columns, and book reviews; and...
Dates: 1918-2012, bulk 1960-2012

St. Luke's Hospice/Palliative Care Program records

Call Number: MS 1730

The records include administrative records, writings, an oral history, photographs, and memorabilia pertaining to the St. Luke's Hospice/Palliative Care Program.

Dates: 1973-1996

Florence and Henry Wald Papers

Call Number: MS 1659
Abstract: The papers document the professional careers of Florence and Henry Wald, pioneers in the hospice movement. The collection includes records documenting the founding, planning, and inception of Hospice, Inc., the first hospice program in the United States. The Hospice, Inc. records also provide particularly useful documentation of an example of a community based institution that relied on grass roots support for its development and administration. Meticulous notes and other documentation Wald...
Dates: 1955-2003

Morris A. Wessel papers

Call Number: MS 1741

The papers are composed of subject files of Morris A. Wessel relating to the hospice movement and to Franz Goldmann.

Dates: 1971-1995