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Phillip O. Bridenbaugh Collection

Identifier: WC-PB-2015

Scope and Content

The Phillip O. Bridenbaugh collection occupies nearly half a linear foot and consists of 1 box containing 6 folders. The collection is broken down in 3 series: Personal Memorabila, Writings, and Audio-Visual Aides.


  • 2003-2005


Language of Materials

The records are in English

Biography of Phillip O. Bridenbaugh

Dr. Bridenbaugh received his MD from University of Nebraska in 1960. He served his internship and residency in Seattle, Washington at King County Hospital and Virginia Mason Hospital respectively. From 1964 through 1965, he also served as an NIH Research Trainee in anesthesia at Stanford University and at St. Thomas' Hospital London. Before coming to Cincinnati in 1977, he held many positions in in Seattle in the departments of anesthesiology at Children's Orthopedic, the Mason Clinic and Virginia Mason Hospital, including the Director of the Department of Anesthesiology at the Mason Clinic.

He was persuaded to join the Department of Anesthesiology at the UC's College of Medicine in 1977, serving as the Professor and Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology from 1977 through 2003. He is now Professor Emeritus of the department.

Source: Introduction, Henry R. Winkler Center Oral History Interview of Phillip O. Bridenbaugh, M.D., and Theodore W. Striker, M.D, by John McDonough, M.D., July 24, 2012.


.5 Linear Feet


A small collection of writings and personal memorabilia from Dr. Phillip O. Bridenbaugh

Statement of Arrangement

The folder arrangement adheres to the original order of the unprocessed collection.

Guide to the Phillip O. Bridenbaugh Collection
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Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cincinnati, Health Sciences Library, Henry R. Winkler Center for the History of the Health Professions Repository

Donald C. Harrison Health Sciences Library
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati Ohio 45267-0574