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Marvin Dunn papers

Identifier: KUMC-MSS-44

Scope and Contents

Papers of Marvin Dunn, MD, a 1954 graduate of the KU School of Medicine and faculty member in the Department of Medicine from 1958 to 2001, when he retired as professor emeritus. Over the course of his distinguished career, Dr. Dunn served as Chief, Section of Cardiovascular Diseases and Director of Cardiovascular Lab, and Dean of the School of Medicine from 1980 to 1984. Dr. Dunn died in 2011.

The collection contains correspondence, reprints, photographs, newsletters, course notes, awards, and certificates.


  • 1967 - 1987


Conditions Governing Access

Some folders are restricted because of their sensitive nature or because they contain personal or confidential information. These records are protected by federal laws such as the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Examples of restricted records are personnel files, medical records, financial records, and any materials containing personal information such as addresses and social security numbers. Restricted materials are identified at the box and/or folder level within the finding aid. Questions about these materials may be directed to the Archivist. Access may be allowed on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the KUMC Archives and only after a proposal has been reviewed and approved by the University of Kansas Human Subjects Committee. All requests are subject to review by the Archives staff to determine accessibility.

Conditions Governing Use

Archives staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of materials. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright which may be involved in the use of this collection.


3.8 Cubic Feet (3 record carton, 2 archives boxes)

Language of Materials


Alex Welborn
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Repository Details

Part of the KUMC Archives Repository

University of Kansas Medical Center
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