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Kauvar, Jean B., 1918-2012


Married to Dr. Abraham J. Kauvar, a prominent doctor in Denver and son of Rabbi C. E. Kauvar.

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Abraham J. Kauvar Papers

Identifier: B007
Abstract Abraham J. Kauvar graduated from the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado in 1935 and earned a Doctor of Medicine in 1939 from the University of Chicago. He served as Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of University of Colorado Medical School, and conducted research at the Eleanor Roosevelt Institute for Cancer Research. He was instrumental in founding the Neighborhood Health Program in 1965. He was manager of the Denver Department of Health and Hospitals and also served as director of...
Dates: 1930-2000