Minnesota Psychiatry in the Mid-to-Late Twentieth Century Oral History Project: Interview with Alexander Lucas, M.D.
Description Dr. Lucas was interviewed at the Mayo Clinic, where he practiced between 1971 and his retirement in 1999. For the first ten years of that time he was head of the section of child psychiatry. He was born in Austria, and escaped to the United States over a year after World War II began. He trained in Detroit, and then at Mayo, and became an international expert on anorexia nervosa. He also provides description of his time at the Mayo Clinic and the evolution of child psychiatry.
Quantity 14 pages transcript
Format Content Category: text
Creation Interviewer: Manolis, Dr. Deane - Minnesota Psychiatric Society
Interviewee: Lucas, Dr. Alexander R.
Dates Creation: 05/25/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 124
Accession Number AV2011.14.15
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Psychiatry in the Mid-to-Late Twentieth Century Oral History Project'

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