Life and Career of Michael DeBakey

Dr. DeBakey is chancellor of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He is responsible, among others, for the roller pump, the Dacron… read more

Dr. DeBakey is chancellor of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He is responsible, among others, for the roller pump, the Dacron graft, and the first aorta-coronary bypass. He discusses his innovations, and identifies dissatisfaction with the status quo and personal drive as the driving forces behind invention of new techniques. He concludes the interview by addressing the medical issue of longevity. close

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Life and Career of Michael DeBakey

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Program ID:
20845-1
Category:
American Profile
Format:
American Profile Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 23, 1991 | 7:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 1991 | 1:20pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Aug 23, 1991 | 7:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 1991 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 1991 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 1991 | 12:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 1991 | 6:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 1991 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 1991 | 10:25pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 1991 | 5:30am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 1991 | 8:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 31, 1991 | 1:20pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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