“Old Man Country” – an insider’s perspective to aging

“Old Man Country” is the second book from author Thomas Cole, PhD, director of the McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics. The book is an eyewitness account of the challenges of dealing with old age from some of the most…


Boutwell to host presentation, book signing for Duke biography

Bryant Boutwell, DrPH, former John P. McGovern, MD Professor of Oslerian Medicine, will share insights into his latest book, “I’m Dr. Red Duke,” which chronicles the history of James H. “Red” Duke, Jr., MD., at a special presentation and book signing event Dec. 11.


Duke biography now available

“I’m Dr. Red Duke” the biography of James H. “Red” Duke, Jr., M.D., by Bryant Boutwell, Dr.P.H. recently was published by Texas A&M University Press. Scoop sat down with Boutwell, former John P. McGovern, M.D. Professor of Oslerian Medicine, to find out more about putting to paper the story of the iconic and beloved Duke, who joined the medical school as a professor and trauma surgeon in 1972.


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