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Reminiscences of Kenneth Milo Endicott : oral history, 1964.

Creator: Endicott, Kenneth M.
Project: Health sciences project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 53 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Physician; interviewee b.1916.

Scope and Contents

Public Health Service tour of duty; National Institute of Health pathology research; launching of Cancer and other Institutes, clinically oriented research; development of extramural research programs; agency resistance to organized target research; establishment of drug development program in Cancer Institute; value of study sections, outside advisory committees; efforts to coordinate bench and clinical research; management manpower problem in Public Health Service; importance of voluntary associations for public education; usefulness of research contracts.


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