Michael A. Cooke
In his interview with Michael Cooke, Edward Bynum (1933-2012) discusses his work with the Dr. James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation. Mr. Bynum details his background with the medical community and his work with the Foundation to establish testing, education, and counseling for sickle cell anemia in the Columbia South Carolina area. He discusses his work with researching the disease and other hemoglobin deficiency diseases and traits. Mr. Bynum details the establishment of a laboratory by the Foundation to further screen and educate the local community.
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Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation
Sickle cell anemia and trait, thalassemia, James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation, CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), DHEC (Department of Health and Environmental Control), hematology, Dr. James R. Clark
Bynum, Edward, "Interview with Edward Bynum" (1984). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 322.
LC Subject Headings
Hematologist, Hematology, South Carolina. Department of Health and Environmental Control, Center for Disease Control, Sickle cell anemia -- South Carolina, Sickle cell anemia -- Research -- South Carolina, Sickle cell anemia -- Treatment -- South Carolina, Genetic disorders, Genetic screening