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Afield, Walter, College of Medicine, Florida Mental Health Institute, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa General Hospital
During his time at USF, Dr. Walter Afield served as the first Chair of the Psychiatry Department in the beginning years of the USF School of Medicine. He was involved in the early development of the School, and worked to established positive affiliations with local health agencies while improving services to the community. Dr. Afield discusses the many challenges and successes of his experience at USF, from 1970 until he left to begin a private practice in 1976.
1 sound file (87 min.) : digital, MP3 file + 1 transcript (digital, PDF file)
Scholar Commons Citation
Afield, Walter (Interviewee) and Riley, Danielle E. (Interviewer), "Walter Afield oral history interview by Danielle Riley, February 24, 2004" (2004). Historical University Archives Oral Histories. 54.