Edited by Roxanne K. Young, Associate Editor.
Donald W. Goodwin, MD, died August 16,
1999, at his home in Kansas City, Mo, where he and his family lived after
he returned to the University of Kansas Medical Center in 1976 to take up
his appointment as professor and chairman of the department of psychiatry.
In 1995, after stepping down from his administrative responsibilities, he
was named University Distinguished Professor. His death was sudden and presumed
to be the result of an acute cardiac event. He was 67 years old.
Guze SB. Donald W. Goodwin, MD. JAMA. 1999;282(17):1687. doi:10.1001/jama.282.17.1687