Michael A. Cooke
Download Interview (183 KB)
In his July 1984 interview with Michael Cooke, Dee C. Breeden discussed his involvement with DHEC’s sickle cell anemia program. Breeden covered topics of genetic screening and counseling, community organization relations, state funding, and sickle cell anemia. Breeden also discussed the difficulties and controversies surrounding testing people for sickle cell. This interview was conducted for inclusion into the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections Oral History Program.
This interview is open for use.
Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation
Sickle cell anemia, Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), Black Caucus, genetic screening, genetic counseling, electrophoresis, sickledex
Breeden, Dee C., "Interview with Dee Breeden" (1984). Browse All Oral History Interviews. 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