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Reminiscences of Leon O. Jacobson, 1989

Creator: Jacobson, Leon O.
Project: Hematology project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 57 pages Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history Sound recording: 2 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Physician, hematologist

Scope and Contents

Reminiscences of childhood; education; influences on medical career; initial interests in hematology; involvement with Manhattan Project during World War II; experiences at University of Chicago; work with radiation and bone marrow transplantation; research on erythropoietin; various professional collaborations; reflections on patient care

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

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