Eugene Fowinkle, M.D., M.P.H., joined the VUMC administration in 1983 as Associate Vice-Chancellor for Medical Affairs. Before this he served as Tennessee's Commissioner of Public Health for three decades. During his years at Vanderbilt, 1983-1999, he worked closely with Dr. Ike Robinson on the expansion of programs and services at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Dr. Fowinkle passed away in 2011.
For more information please see the Finding Aid for Eugene Fowinkle.