Reminiscences of Ralph O. Wallerstein, 1990

 

Name
Wallerstein, Ralph O. (Ralph Oliver), 1922-2009 (Interviewee)
Wailoo, Keith (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Ralph O. Wallerstein, 1990
Abstract
Childhood in Germany, San Francisco; M.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1945; interest in morphology and microscopy; extended association with San Francisco General Hospital; fellowship, Thorndike Memorial Laboratory, Boston City Hospital; private practices; study of effects of chloramphenicol; polycythemia study group, beginning 1978; discussion of anemias; changes in patient care and res earch, 1940s to present; medical legal work; association with American College of Physicians, 1977; chairman, Hematology Section, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1981; time demands of, interchange among professional societies; Aggeler lectures; recollections of Dr. William B. Castle, Dr. Paul Aggeler and associates
Collection Name
Hematology project
Subjects
Medical scientists; Physicians; Hematology; Chloramphenicol; Anemia; Medical laws and legislation; Wallerstein, Ralph O. (Ralph Oliver), 1922-2009; American Society of Hematology
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1990
Note (Biographical)
Physician, medical researcher
Note
Interviewed by Keith Wailoo on November 13 and 14, 1990
Note (Provenance)
Ralph O. Wallerstein, Gift 1991
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14340241
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-4zqn-0p54
Related URLs
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