National Jewish Hospital (U.S.)
Est. 1899, National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives changed its name several times, subsequently being known as National Jewish Hospital (1925) becoming National Jewish Hospital and Research Center (1965), National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center (after merging with the National Asthma Center in 1978), National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine (1985), and then renamed as National Jewish Medical and Research Center (1997). Name changed to National Jewish Health (2008). See http://www.nationaljewish.org/about/
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Contains a U.S. Department of Health and Human Service bulletin on High Blood Pressure, a Naitonal Jewish Hospital and National Asthma Center brochure on Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, and a brochure from the National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine on Understanding Immunology.
Overview Folder has a four page paper, "National Jewish Hospital at Denver, An Internation Chest Disease Center for Research, Education and Patient Care; and brochures from National Jewish Hospital at Denver (A Medical Center for Chest Diseases) and National Jewish Hospital and Research Center. During the late 1950s and early 1960s, National Jewish Hospital changed from primarily treating tuberculosis patients to patients suffereing from respiratory diseases, including asthma and other chronic chest...