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Substance-Related Disorders

 Subject
Subject Source: Medical Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

C. Everett Koop Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 489
Abstract

Dr. C. Everett Koop was appointed Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) in February 1981, and sworn in as Surgeon General on November 17, 1981. The collection documents Koop's career as a leading pediatric surgeon during the 1950s-1970s, his activities as Surgeon General from 1981-1989 and the many public health issues with which he was concerned, and some of his post-Surgeon General's career as a health advocate.

Dates: 1933-2011

Lawrence Kolb Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 279
Abstract

Dr. Lawrence Kolb was a pioneer in the medical approach to narcotics addiction treatment and in public health research and treatment of mental illness. He was one of the first to advocate treating drug addicts as patients, not criminals. The collection deals chiefly with the subjects of drug addiction, alcoholism, juvenile delinquency, and mental health.

Dates: 1912-1972

Leonidas H. Berry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS C 423
Abstract

The collection includes correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, publications, and lectures. In addition to his long and distinguished medical career as a pioneering gastroenterologist and influential African-American physician, Dr. Berry was active in teaching, writing, and community public service.

Dates: 1907-1982

Numerous reprints, magazine articles, books, Congressional hearings, and newspaper articles collected by Jill Jonnes for use in her dissertation

 Collection
Identifier: HMD MS ACC 809
Abstract

UNPROCESSED COLLECTION. A collection of materials in subject folders on drugs, drug addiction and drug abuse used in writing the dissertation and later the book Hep-cats, narcs, and pipe dreams. Collected from a wide variety of sources.

Dates: 1900-1996