Michael A. Cooke
In his interview with Michael Cooke, Dr. Dee Campbell Breeden (1938-1998) discusses his work with the Department of Health and Environmental Control of South Carolina. Dr. Breeden details the work to implement the sickle cell anemia program. He discusses the efforts to screen, diagnose, and counsel the community on sickle cell anemia. Dr. Breeden also discusses the efforts of local community groups throughout the state to develop their own sickle cell anemia programs with the assistance of DHEC.
1 Cassette; MP3; WAV;
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Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation
Sickle cell anemia, Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), Black Caucus, genetic screening, genetic counseling, electrophoresis, sickledex
Breeden, Dee Campbell, "Interview with Dee Breeden" (1984). Winthrop University Oral History Program. OH 323.
LC Subject Headings
South Carolina. Department of Health and Environmental Control, Sickle cell anemia -- South Carolina, Sickle cell anemia -- Research -- South Carolina, Sickle cell anemia -- Treatment -- South Carolina, Genetic disorders, Genetic screening