This collection consists of correspondence, news releases, clippings, lectures,
photographs, and audio cassette tapes.
Thomas C. Merigan is the George E. and Lucy Becker Professor of Medicine, Emeritus at the
Stanford University. His practice at Stanford spanned 45 years and included many years as
chair of the infectious disease division of the Department of Medicine. He helped introduce
the use of human interferon into the United States as a treatment for viral diseases and
helped develop anti-viral drugs to treat HIV/AIDS.
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