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Reminiscences of Steven Rubin : oral history, 2002.

Creator: Rubin, Steven
Project: September 11, 2001 Public Health Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 18 p. sound recording: 1 sound disc (32 min.) : digital ; 3 1/2 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Deputy Director, STD Control Program, CDC.

Scope and Contents

Career: Deputy Director for the Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Control Program at the Center for Disease Control; 9/11: hearing cracking sound, witnessing explosion, evacuation uptown; post 9/11: scarcity of people downtown, eeriness of downtown, crossing police checkpoints, recovery of STD clinics, staff shortages, change in priorities and hiring; bioterrorism: involvement in NBC [NBS Universal Inc.] anthrax incident, training for bioterrorism, TRIPOD [Operation Trail Point of Dispensing] emergency response, medication stockpiles, emotional impact on family.


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