Michael A. Cooke
In her interview with Michael Cooke, Rudy S. Canzater (1939-2019) discusses the Dr. James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation. Mrs. Canzater details the work of the Foundation in the Columbia South Carolina area as well as how it was established. She also discusses the cooperation of the various sickle cell organizations across the state and the impact they had on the black community. Mrs. Canzater describes the efforts to develop and continue programs for sickle cell anemia.
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Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation
Sickle cell anemia, James R. Clark Memorial Sick Cell Foundation, Crippled Children’s Clinic, fundraising, “sicklers”, I. S. Leevy Johnson, Columbia Area Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation
Canzater, Rudy S., "Interview with Rudy Canzater" (1984). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 321.
LC Subject Headings
National Association for Sickle Cell Disease (U.S.), South Carolina. Department of Health and Environmental Control, Sickle cell anemia -- South Carolina, Sickle cell anemia -- Treatment -- South Carolina, Parents of chronically ill children, Genetic disorders, Genetic counseling, Genetic screening, Health promotion