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Reminiscences of C. Lockard Conley, 1987

Creator: Conley, C. Lockard
Project: Hematology project.
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Phys. Desc. :sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Biology and pre-med studies at Johns Hopkins; first year of medical school at University of Maryland; transfer to Columbia Physicians and Surgeons; service in Medical Corps during World War II, 1942-45; research explosion after World War II; Lipman fellowship, clinical training at Johns Hopkins Medical School; establishment of Hematology Division at Johns Hopkins, appointment as head; rise of hematology as branch of clinical medicine; interdisciplinary nature of hematologic research; rise of clinical pathology and oncology; hematology's evolution into an academic specialty; influence of Johns Hopkins program; Hematology Study Section, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health; founding of American Society of Hematology; founding of journal Blood


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1989

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