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Reminiscences of Warren Palmer Dearing : oral history, 1964.

Creator: Dearing, Warren Palmer, 1905-1994.
Project: Health sciences project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 96 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Public official.

Scope and Contents

Family background, education; Public Health Service, 1934; West Coast polio outbreak; work at Boston Marine Hospital; tubercolosis and polio epidemiology and control study with Lumsden in 1930s; Civil Defense Planning work, World War II; personnel problem analysis for Public Health Service; establishment of research committees and administration for public health programs; relationship of financial support and medical education and research; influence of American Medical Association on medical program policy planning.


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