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Dr. Michael E. DeBakey Video Profile from Profiles in Science - February 10, 2015

March 20, 2015

Michael E. DeBakey (1908-2008) was a legendary American surgeon, educator, and medical statesman. During a career spanning 75 years, his work transformed cardiovascular surgery, raised medical education standards, and informed national health care policy. Learn more about The Michael E. DeBakey Papers in Profiles in Science.

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