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Dr. Donald W. Seldin, ‘intellectual father’ of UT Southwestern, dies at 97

Dr Seldin died April 25, 2018 at the age of 97. I was one of thousands of physicians whose life and career was shaped by this great man. The article below is the tribute to him that was published by Southwestern Medical Center, the institution that he devoted his life to and which was shaped…


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Tribute to Donald Seldin

Click the link below to view a tribute to Donald Seldin the greatest academic physician since William Osler. It will give the reasons that support the statement I just made. http://swmedical.org/archives/1401  


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Donald Seldin – An Interview

A video interview with Dr Donald Seldin is appended below. Seldin was the most important figure in academic medicine in the second half of the 20th century. While a first rate scientist, his impact came from the thousands of trainees he produced and from his role in the development of Southwestern Medical School in Dallas from a…


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