The Surgeon General Is Determined


Title:
The Surgeon General Is Determined
Creator:
SerVaas, Cory
Date:
April 1985
Description:
In this interview Koop reflected on his most sustained campaign as U.S. Surgeon General, his campaign against smoking, and particularly his emphasis on the health costs of smoking to non-smokers. He also warned against the dangers of using smokeless tobacco. Koop praised efforts by local jurisdictions to ban smoking in public places and facilities as well as the sale of cigarettes to minors through vending machines.
Periodical:
Saturday Evening Post
Publisher:
Benjamin Franklin Literary & Medical Society
Location:
Box: 1. Folder: 2
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of the Saturday Evening Post.
Genre:
Articles
Interviews
Subject:
Tobacco, Tobacco Industry, Tobacco Smoke Pollution, Economics, and Advertising as Topic
Format:
Text
Extent:
3 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. SerVaas, Cory. "The Surgeon General Is Determined." Saturday Evening Post, (April 1985): 52-53, 108. Article. Interview. 3 Images.. Saturday Evening Post
Legacy ID:
QQBBDG
NLM ID:
101584930X46
Profiles Collection:
The C. Everett Koop Papers
Story Section:
Biographical Information