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Graeme Young interviewed by Peter Donovan in the Mortlock Library collection
Bib ID 6448465
Format AudioAudio [spoken word]
Author
Young, Graeme P. (Graeme Paul), 1946-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use. 
Description 2014 
5 sound files (approximately 256 min.) 
Series

Mortlock Library collection.

Summary

Graeme Young speaks about his family's history and involvement in the Salvation Army; family life and his siblings; his parent's public lives; his childhood and education; his university studies; his marriage; friendships; religious discrimination; his children; national service in Papua New Guinea; community health work in Papua New Guinea; specialist training at Melbourne University; medical research; his research into colorectal cancer; developing screening tests for colorectal cancer and garnering political and medical support for the screening; transferring to Flinders University via Adelaide University; the support of the Bill Gates Foundation; funding for research; setting up the Flinders Centre for Innovation in Cancer; his wife and children; religion and science; his work future and the role of technology and science in the community.

Notes

Interview conducted in association with the National Library of Australia and J.D. Somerville Oral History Collection, Mortlock Library of South Australiana.

Recorded on 13, 14 February 2014 at Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (10 pages) 
Subjects Young, Graeme P. (Graeme Paul), 1946- -- Interviews.  |  Flinders University of South Australia -- Professional staff -- Interviews.  |  Salvation Army -- Australia -- History.  |  College teachers -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Medical personnel -- South Australia -- Interviews.  |  Colon (Anatomy) -- Cancer -- Research -- Australia.
Occupation Academics.  |  Medical researchers.  |  Doctors.
Other authors/contributors Donovan, P. F. (Peter Francis), 1945-, Interviewer  |  National Library of Australia  |  Mortlock Library of South Australiana

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