TITLE

The prescriptions of Dr. Yes

AUTHOR(S)
Rosellini, Lynn
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/26/93, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles Joycelyn Elders, President Bill Clinton's nominee for the position of US surgeon general. Her background as an Arkansas sharecropper's daughter; Her work for Clinton as head of the Arkansas state health department; Her belief in the power of the bureaucrat; Her challenge of the racist code of mid-1950s Arkansas; Those who agreed with her found her directness refreshing--those who disagreed tried to get her fired; Comparisons with C. Everett Koop.
ACCESSION #
9307200323

 

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