Oral history interview with Barbara Chang, 1990

 

Name
Chang, Barbara (Interviewee)
Resnik, Susan, 1940- (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Barbara Chang, 1990
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Barbara Chang : oral history, 1990; Oral history of Barbara Chang, 1990
Abstract
Creation of educational manual for families of people with hemophilia; difference between "pharmaceutical company" and "biologicals company"; network of families providers, and so forth; international similarities and differences in hemophilia care; discovery of heat treatment of blood products to destroy HIV virus; education of school personnel regarding hemophilia; changes in blood products for h emophilia treatment over time; clinical trials of recombinant Factor VIII; third-party reimbursement for blood products; service for direct delivery of blood products from manufacturer to patient; patient/family education as part of this home-care service; plasma donors and donor centers; beginnings of Hyland company - Dr. Clarence Hyland, use of albumin to treat hemophilia during World War II, early use of Factors VIII and IX; Judith Graham Poole’s discovery of cryoprecipitate; pharmaceutical/biotechnological advances in hemophilia care
Collection Name
Hemophilia oral history collection
Subjects
Hemophilia--History.--United States; Hemophilia--Social aspects; Hemophilia--Political aspects; AIDS (Disease)--History.--United States; Caregivers; Health services administrators; Chang, Barbara
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1990
Physical Description
23 pages
Note
Interviewed by Susan Resnik on October 25, 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
12169854
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-vgrn-r121
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.