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Reminiscences of Charles Vincent Kidd : oral history, 1963.

Creator: Kidd, Charles Vincent.
Project: Health sciences project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 68 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official.

Scope and Contents

Postwar science and national policy work; problems of financing, equipping postwar research; initiation of Public Health Service grant program; work on Public Health Service's Research Planning Council; educating scientific community to responsible spending; questions on how to direct, organize research, issues of academic freedom; establishment of university research grant programs; role of voluntary organizations; relationship of medical schools and individual practitioners; categorical vs. general research funding.


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