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Reminiscences of James A. Shannon : oral history, 1964.

Creator: Shannon, James A. 1904-1994.
Project: Health sciences project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 67 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Public health official; physician.

Scope and Contents

Research responsibilities at first chronic disease hospital in United States; atabrine therapy for malaria; administrative work at Squibb Institute; National Heart Institute: administration, research development, personnel search; political pressures on research development; needs assessment and resource procedures, fiscal controls; government support of medical education.


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