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Guide to the Urodynamics Society records, 1967-1996 and undated

Abstract

U.S. organization, now known as the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU), founded in 1978, concerned with providing research and training in urology and urodynamics. Its founder was Saul Boyarsky, physician and faculty member at Duke University.

Collection houses the records of the Urodynamics Society, now known as the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU), whose first president and founder was Dr. Saul Boyarsky, physician and faculty member at Duke University, and donor of the collection. The bulk of the records chiefly consists of correspondence relating to the Society's activities and development chiefly during the 1980s. There are also several folders containing the Society's constitution and by-laws, written in 1978; printed articles and abstracts concerning urodynamics, Dr. Boyarski's business card, and other small items. Acquired as part of the History of Medicine Collections at Duke University.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Urodynamics Society.
Title
Urodynamics Society records 1967-1996 and undated
Language of Material
English
Extent
1.5 Linear Feet, Approx. 800 Items
Location
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Collection Overview

Collection houses the records of the Urodynamics Society, whose first president and founder was Dr. Saul Boyarsky, physician and faculty member at Duke University, and donor of the collection. The bulk of the records chiefly consists of correspondence relating to the Society's activities and development chiefly during the 1980s. There are also several folders containing the Society's constitution and by-laws, written in 1978; printed articles and abstracts concerning urodynamics, Dr. Boyarski's business card, and other small items. Acquired as part of the History of Medicine Collections at Duke University.

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Contents of the Collection

Correspondence, 1967-1996
(25 folders)
Box 1-3
Bank accounts, 1976-1980
Box 3
Constitution, 1978
Box 3
Ephemera, undated
Box 3
Membership lists, 1969-1979 and undated
Box 3
Printed materials, 1970-1982 and undated
(2 folders)
Box 3

Historical Note

The Urodynamics Society, now known as the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU), is an organization concerned with providing research and training in urology and urodynamics. It is currently based in Missouri. Its first president and founder (1978-1979) was Dr. Saul Boyarsky, donor of the collection and former faculty member at Duke University.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Urodynamics Society Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Urodynamics Society records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a transfer in 2011.

Processing Information

Processed by Matthew Warren, January 2013

Encoded by Paula Jeannet Mangiafico, Matthew Warren, January 2013

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.