Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Karl F. Meyer: Medical Research and Public Health

Interviewee(s):
Meyer, Karl F.
Interviewer(s):
Daniel, Edna
Title:
Karl F. Meyer: Medical Research and Public Health
Abstract:
Education, Zurich; with Theiler in South Africa; teaching, Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, 1910-13; director, Hooper Foundation for Medical Research, UC San Francisco, 1924-74: work on botulism, brucella, ornithosis, plague, tularemia, encephalomyelitis, other fevers and infections; University, state, and federal administrative interaction; UCSF Medical School history and personalities; medical care insurance; Paul deKruif; sanitary mail. With recollections by Sanford S. Elberg, Julius Schachter, Lucile E. Foster, James H. Steele, and Dan C. Cavanaugh.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Science, Technology, and Health
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1961 1962
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10331434
Rights:
Meyer, Karl F. . "Karl F. Meyer: Medical Research and Public Health." Interview by Edna Daniel in 1961 and 1962. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1976.