History

Established in memory of

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Donald V. Unverferth, M.D.

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TRUE BUCKEYE

Played football at
OSU under Woody Hayes.
GO BUCKEYES!

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MILITARY

After receiving his medical
training at OSU, Dr. Unverferth
served as a military physician.

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WORLD RENOWNED SURGEON

Completed his internal medical
training and specialized in
cardiology at OSU.

Career and legacy at OSU

As a member of the faculty at University Medical Center, Dr. Unverferth laid
the foundation for University Medical Center’s heart transplant program.
Dr. Unverferth died in 1988. Unverferth House opened in May of 1989 as a
tribute to the life, accomplishments and vision of Donald V. Unverferth, M.D.
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