Barbara K. Dent
El Paso Medical Community
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Longtime El Paso radiologist.
Summary of Interview
Part of Health Care on the Border Project; biographical data; recollects medical education, internship, and stint in U.S. Navy during World War II; experiences as medical technician at Southwestern Hospital; history of radiology in El Paso; recalls meeting Dr. John W. Cathcart, early El Paso, early El Paso radiologist; discusses area hospitals, including Hotel Dieu, Providence, Sierra, and Sun Towers, establishment of El Paso Cancer Treatment Center.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Interview with Gordon L. Black by Barbara K. Dent, 1994, "Interview no. 868," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.