Oral history interview with Margaret Hilgartner, 1990

 

Name
Hilgartner, Margaret W. 1924-2008 (Interviewee)
Title
Oral history interview with Margaret Hilgartner, 1990
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Margaret Hilgartner : oral history, 1990; Oral history of Margaret Hilgartner, 1990
Abstract
Developing interest in hemophilia in medical school; organization of first hemophilia clinic and first home-care division in New York; aspects of the "hemophilia community"; members of the community; denial, isolation, and risk-taking behaviors in people with hemophilia; "comprehensive care" model of hemophilia care in relationship to AIDS/HIV; early experiences with advent of AIDS in people with h emophilia; involvement in the "transfusion safety study"; current use of different treatment products for patients of different ages; current work with genetic treatments; future of hemophilia care in this area
Collection Name
Hemophilia oral history collection
Subjects
Hemophilia--History.--United States; Hemophilia--Social aspects; Hemophilia--Political aspects; AIDS (Disease)--History.--United States; Blood--Transfusion; Physicians; Hilgartner, Margaret W. 1924-2008
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1990
Note (Provenance)
Susan Resnik, Gift, circa 1992
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
12169879
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nf5c-1t46
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.