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Darling, Donald B.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1925 -- 2010-11-16

Dr. Donald B. Darling (1925-2010) was a leading pediatric radiologist who worked at the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts Medical Center, from 1961-2006.
Dr. Donald B. Darling was a leading pediatric radiologist who worked at the Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts Medical Center, from 1961-2006. He was born in Washington D.C. in 1925. Darling received his bachelor's and his MD from Georgetown University before completing postgraduate training at Providence Hospital in Washington, D.C., Georgetown Hospital, Boston City Hospital (now the Boston Medical Center), Children’s Hospital in Boston, and the Oak Ridge institute of Nuclear Studies in Knoxville, Tennessee. He took measures to monitor the amount of radiation children were exposed to during X-rays in the 1980s, before many doctors became concerned about such exposure. Dr. Darling died in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 2010.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Donald B. Darling Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS188
Scope and Contents: This collection consists of Donald B. Darling's research and subject files; Northeastern University lectures; publications; TNEMC architectural plans; committee files (School of Medicine and library); School of Medicine faculty meeting minutes and announcements; and annual reports, budgets, and statistics.
Dates: 1959 -- 1990