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Guide to the Department of Surgery Chief Residents Oral History Interviews, 2018-2022 (OH.SURGERYCHIEFRESIDENTS)

Abstract

The Department of Surgery's Chief Resident Interview Project began in 2018. The interviews are conducted with Department of Surgery's Chief Residents each year as a way to document the department's Chief Residents. Interviewees discuss their family background, educational background, and experiences at Duke. Materials date from 2018 to 2022.

Descriptive Summary

Call Number
OH.SURGERYCHIEFRESIDENTS
Title
Department of Surgery Chief Residents Oral History Interviews
Date
2018-2022
Creator
Duke University. Medical Center. Department of Surgery.
Extent
22 interviews (3 CDs, 22 transcripts) and 686.62 MB
Repository
Duke University Medical Center Archives

Collection Overview

Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2018 Chief Residents:

  • Dr. Brian Gulack conducted on June 27, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
  • Dr. Jeffrey Keenan conducted on May 3, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
  • Dr. C. Cameron McCoy conducted on May 14, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
  • Dr. Mithum Shenoi conducted on May 7, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr
  • Dr. Jeff Yang conducted on June 18, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Restricted until June 18, 2038

Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2019 Chief Residents:

  • Dr. Ehsan Benrashid conducted on April 10, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Jina Kim conducted on March 27, 2019 by Susannah Roberson. Restricted until March 27, 2069.
  • Dr. Linda Youngwirth conducted on March 7, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Daniel Nussbaum conducted on April 24, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Patrick Davis conducted on May 13, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr.
Includes 6 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2020 Chief Residents:
  • Dr. Alice Wang conducted on April 21, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Hanghang Wang conducted on May 3, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. James Meza conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. David Ranney conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Zhifei (Jeff) Sun conducted on May 11, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Babatunde Yerokun conducted on May 31, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr.
Includes 6 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2021 Chief Residents:
  • Dr. Morgan Cox conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Brian Ezekian conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Michael Mulvihill conducted on May 27, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Uttara Soni Nag conducted on April 7, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Cecilia Ong conducted on June 11, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.
  • Dr. Megan Turner Turley conducted on May 5, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr.

All the Chief Resident interviews are part of the Chief Resident Interview Project, which was started in 2018. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke. Materials date from 2018 to 2022.

Arrangement Note

Organized into the following series: 2018 Interviews, 2018; 2019 Interviews, 2019; 2020 Interviews, 2020; 2021 Interviews, 2021-2022.

Restrictions on Access & Use

Some collections are stored off site and must be requested at least 48 business hours in advance for retrieval.

Access Restrictions

Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

1. 2018 Interviews, 2018

Series Scope and Contents: The Chief Resident interviews are part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke. Materials date to 2018.

Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2018 Chief Residents as part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. Includes a master CD.

The 2018 interviews are as follows:

  • Dr. Brian Gulack conducted on June 27, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 0:57:29
  • Dr. Jeffrey Keenan conducted on May 3, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 1:10:04
  • Dr. C. Cameron McCoy conducted on May 14, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 0:33:39
  • Dr. Mithum Shenoi conducted on May 7, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 0:45:40
  • Dr. Jeff Yang conducted on June 18, 2018 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 1:13:05

Access Restrictions: Dr. Jeff Yang's interview is restricted until June 18, 2038.

Master CD, 2018
Box Master (CDs) 2
Transcripts, 2018
Box Transcripts 6

2. 2019 Interviews, 2019

Series Scope and Contents: The Chief Resident interviews are part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke. Materials date to 2019

Includes 5 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2019 Chief Residents as part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. Includes a use CD.

The 2019 interviews are as follows:

  • Dr. Jina Kim conducted by Susannah Roberson on March 27, 2019. Transcript is available. Duration: 0:53:00
  • Dr. Ehsan Benrashid conducted on April 10, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 0:50:50
  • Dr. Linda Youngwirth conducted on March 7, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:44:34
  • Dr. Daniel Nussbaum conducted on April 24, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:11:59
  • Dr. Patrick Davis conducted on May 13, 2019 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:44:03

Conditions Governing Access: Materials are available at the Duke University Medical Center Archives Reading Room.

Dr. Jina Kim's interview is restricted until March 27, 2069.

Processing Information: Material in this series was processed using AXAEM's Electronic Records Processing module, which incorporates Bagger as a way to package electronic files with technical metadata. Captured digital content was ingested into AXAEM, where ClamAV Anti-Virus software detected and cleaned any computer viruses. The cleaned files were saved on the Duke University Medical Center Archives' secure server with a regular backup schedule. Includes 25 files totaling 299.5 MB that are available for research: Accession A2019.037 (7 files totaling 69.9 MB), Accession A2019.038 (7 files totaling 48.6 MB), Accession A2019.060 (15 files totaling 181 MB)

Accession A2019.038, March 27, 2019

Subseries Scope and Contents: Includes Dr. Jina Kim's interview. File types include DOCX, MP3, PDF, and TXT. The interview was conducted on March 27, 2019.

Conditions Governing Access: This interview is closed until March 27, 2069.

Digital Files, March 27, 2019
Box Server
Transcript, March 27, 2019
Box Transcripts 6

Accession A2019.037, April 10, 2019

Subseries Scope and Contents: Includes Dr. Ehsan Benrashid's interview where he discuss his family background, education background, and experiences at Duke. File types include DOCX, WAV, PDF, and TXT. The interview was conducted on April 10, 2019.

Conditions Governing Access: Materials are available at the Duke University Medical Center Archives Reading Room.

Use CD, April 10, 2019
Box Use (CDs) B
Digital Files, April 10, 2019
Box Server
Transcript, April 10, 2019
Box Transcripts 6

Accession A2019.060, March-May 2019

Subseries Scope and Contents: Includes interviews with Dr. Linda Youngwirth conducted on March 7, 2019; Dr. Daniel Nussbaum conducted on April 24, 2019; and Dr. Patrick Davis conducted on May 13, 2019. File types include DOCX, WAV, PDF, AUDIO.M4A.

Conditions Governing Access: Materials are available at the Duke University Medical Center Archives Reading Room.

Use CD, 2019
Box Use (CDs) B
Digital Files, 2019
Box Server
Transcripts, 2019
Box Transcripts 6

3. 2020 Interviews, 2020

Series Scope and Contents: Includes 6 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2020 Chief Residents as part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke.

The 2020 interviews are as follows:

  • Dr. Alice Wang conducted on April 21, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:17:19
  • Dr. Hanghang Wang conducted on May 3, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:04:30
  • Dr. James Meza conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:15:23
  • Dr. David Ranney conducted on May 8, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:58:56
  • Dr. Zhifei (Jeff) Sun conducted on May 11, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 02:04:01
  • Dr. Babatunde Yerokun conducted on May 31, 2020 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:33:44
File types include DOCX, M4A, PDF, and TXT. Materials date to 2020.

Conditions Governing Access: Materials are available at the Duke University Medical Center Archives Reading Room.

Processing Information: Material in this series was processed using AXAEM's Electronic Records Processing module, which incorporates Bagger as a way to package electronic files with technical metadata. Captured digital content was ingested into AXAEM, where ClamAV Anti-Virus software detected and cleaned any computer viruses. The cleaned files were saved on the Duke University Medical Center Archives' secure server with a regular backup schedule. Includes 24 files totaling 180 MB that are available for research: Accession A2020.032 (24 files totaling 180 MB).

Digital Files, 2020
Box Server
Transcripts, 2020
Box Transcripts 6

4. 2021 Interviews, 2021-2022

Series Scope and Contents: Includes 6 oral history interviews with the Department of Surgery's 2021 Chief Residents as part of the Chief Resident Interview Project. The interviewees discuss their family background, education background, and experiences at Duke.

The 2021 interviews are as follows:

  • Dr. Morgan Cox conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:51:00
  • Dr. Brian Ezekian conducted on May 6, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 00:34:31
  • Dr. Michael Mulvihill conducted on May 27, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:53:11
  • Dr. Uttara Soni Nag conducted on April 7, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:04:32
  • Dr. Cecilia Ong conducted on June 11, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:09:14
  • Dr. Megan Turner Turley conducted on May 5, 2021 by Dr. Justin Barr. Transcript is available. Duration: 01:24:43
File types include DOCX, M4A, PDF, and TXT. Materials date from 2021 to 2022.

Conditions Governing Access: Materials are available at the Duke University Medical Center Archives Reading Room.

Processing Information: Material in this series was processed using AXAEM's Electronic Records Processing module, which incorporates Bagger as a way to package electronic files with technical metadata. Captured digital content was ingested into AXAEM, where ClamAV Anti-Virus software detected and cleaned any computer viruses. The cleaned files were saved on the Duke University Medical Center Archives' secure server with a regular backup schedule. Includes 22 files totaling 206 MB that are available for research: Accession A2022.024 (22 files totaling 206 MB).

Digital Files, 2021-2022
Box Server
Transcripts, 2021
Box Transcripts 6

Historical Note

The Department of Surgery's Chief Resident Interview Project began in 2018. The interviews are conducted with Department of Surgery's Chief Residents each year as a way to document the department's Chief Residents.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Department of Surgery Chief Residents Oral History Interviews, Duke University Medical Center Archives.

Acquisitions Information

Accession A2018.087 (transferred by Justin Barr, December 2018), Accession A2019.037 (transferred by Justin Barr, May 2019), Accession A2019.038 (transferred by Susannah Roberson, May 2019), Accession A2019.060 (transferred by Justin Barr, June 2019), Accession A2020.032 (transferred by Justin Barr, July 2020), Accession A2022.024 (transferred by Justin Barr, February 2022)

Processing Information

Processed by Lucy Waldrop: December 2018; updated by Lucy Waldrop: May 2019, July 2019, July 2020, April 2022

Related Material

Department of Surgery Records