Guide to the Public Health Department Records

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Oregon State University. Dept. of Public Health.
Title: Public Health Department Records
Dates: 1971-1999 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 1.2 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection Number: RG 231
Summary: The Public Health Department Records consist of minutes, and related materials, of faculty meetings and primarily document the undergraduate and graduate academic programs of the department.
Repository: Oregon State University Libraries
University Archives

121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-4501
Phone: 541-737-2165

Languages: Materials in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

The Public Health Department is an academic unit of the College of Health and Human Peformance (now Health and Human Sciences). It was named the Health Department prior to 1989. Department chairs during the period of these records were: William Koski, David Phelps, David Lawson, Annette Rossignol, and Rebecca Donatelle.

The Public Health Department has academic programs in environmental safety and health, health management and policy, health promotion and health behavior, and international health and offers BS, MS, MPH, and Ph.D. degrees.

Content Description

The Public Health Department Records consist of Faculty Meeting Minutes. The minutes include agendas, meeting minutes, memoranda, related correspondence, reports and other materials. The records primarily document the undergraduate and graduate academic programs of the department and, to a more limited degree, facilities and department administration.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation :  

Public Health Department Records (RG 231), Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Arrangement :

The records are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition Information :  

Records transferred from the Public Health Department in 2006.

Future Additions :  

Additions to the collection are expected.

Related Materials :  

The College of Health and Human Performance Records (RG 31) document the teaching and research activities of the College.


    • Corporate Names :
    • Oregon State University. College of Health and Human Performance.
    • Subject Terms :
    • Health education--Study and teaching (Higher)--Oregon--Corvallis.
    • Public health--Study and teaching--Oregon--Corvallis.
      • Other Creators :
      • Donatelle, Rebecca J., 1950-
      • Koski, William Arthur.
      • Lawson, David C.
      • Rossignol, Annette.
      • Oregon State University. Dept. of Health.

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