Name and location of repository
Level of description
Patricia Starck, DSN, RN, FAAN papers
- 1984-2015 (Creation)
26 cubic feet (26 boxes)
Name of creator
Dean Starck was born in Georgia. She earned a masters’ of nursing from Emory University and a doctorate of nursing in 1979 from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. She is also a graduate of the Institute of Educational Management at Harvard University and a licensed nurse practitioner and clinical nurse specialist in mental health and psychiatry. She served as dean of the UT Health Science Center from 1984 to 2014 and continues to serve the UTHSCH as Vice President of Interprofessional Education.
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
The Patricia Starck, DSN, RN, FAAN papers covers the career of Dean Patricia Starck as the head of the UTHealth Science Center Houston’s School of Nursing (SON). The papers include administrative records, SON history, annual reports, strategic plans, nursing profession organizations, publications and awards. The collection roughly encompasses the years of Starck’s tenure as dean from 1984 to 2015.
Subjects: University of Texas, School of Nursing (UT SON), pain and suffering, nursing
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
No access restrictions. Open for research. Collection has been minimally processed.
Materials in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright and other restrictions may apply.
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Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
A box-level inventory is available.
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Patricia Starck, Dean of the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, School of Nursing in 2015.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
Accruals may occur.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related archival materials
- Citation: Patricia Starck, DSN, RN, FAAN papers; MS 189; 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.
- Processing information: The collection was processed at tier one level by Philip Montgomery. Most boxes were shelved as they arrived. The contents of some boxes were shifted to archival boxes to better fit the shelving in the HRC. Several framed objects were deframed to better preserve and store the objects. A box level inventory was created.
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Rules or conventions
Process by Philip Montgomery, 2015.