Author Biographical Info

The Texas Medical Center is a comprehensive medical community located south of downtown Houston. It comprises 54 institutions, including four medical and seven nursing schools, 21 hospitals, three level-I trauma centers, eight specialty institutions, and academic and research institutions for many other health-related disciplines. The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center is among the top-ranked cancer hospitals in the country. As of 2017, it is one of the largest medical centers in the world.


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Publication Date(s)

May 25, 1973




Medical centers, Houston (TX), N. Don Macon, Raymond O'Leary, Manfred Gygli, William R. Pittman, Gloria J. Heard, Herbert R. Smith, Mario Paoloski, Ken Wiedower, Texas Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, audiovisual materials, videotapes


This ¾” U-Matic tape contains a program titled “The Texas Medical Center” from approximately 1972. It begins with an overview of the TMC and its history. The bulk of the program is dedicated to a video tour of the TMC, offering brief characterizations of many of its hospitals and educational institutions. See more at Texas Medical Center Records, Texas Medical Center A/V Recordings and its finding aid.


Produced/Directed by Raymond O’Leary. Digital copy made available by the Texas Medical Center Library. Processing information: Digitization supported by South Central Academic Medical Libraries Consortium (SCAMeL) Speedy Startup funds, 2022.