Donna R. Copeland, PhD papers

Identity elements

Reference code

MS 058

Level of description

Collection

Title

Donna R. Copeland, PhD papers

Date(s)

  • 1979-1985 (Creation)

Extent

3 cubic feet (6 boxes)

Name of creator

Biographical history

(Born circa 1950) Dr. Copeland attended the University of Houston from 1968 to 1972 before graduating cum laude from Rice University in psychology in 1975. She completed a Master’s in 1978 and a Ph.D. in 1979, both from the University of Houston. From 1979 to 2003 she was chief of the Behavioral Medicine Section of the Department of Pediatrics at UT MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Scope and content

The Donna R. Copeland, PhD papers contains 7" reel audio tapes, audiocassettes, brochures, manuscripts, and conference information that document Dr. Copeland's career in pediatrics. Collection consists of 6 boxes equaling 3 cubic feet. Materials are in good condition.

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions on access. Open for research

Physical access

The materials are in good condition.

Technical access

Equipment needed to play audio reels and audio cassettes.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

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Box-level inventory is available.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.

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No accruals are expected for this collection.

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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Donna R. Copeland, PhD papers; MS 058; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.

Alternative identifier(s)

TARO

00188

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Archivist's note

Inventory prepared by Alethea Drexler, January 2020.

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