"The University of Missouri School of Medicine was the first publicly supported medical school west of the Mississippi River. It was organized as a two-year school in 1872. Joseph Norwood, M.D., professor of natural science and philosophy, was the first dean."
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Learn more about William Osler and his connection to the University of Missouri.
J. Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library's Rare Books Room