HOLLIS, MARK

Files

2011.236A Mark Hollis 1985.pdf

Video

Date

June 24, 1985

Description

Dr. Mark Hollis was the Medical Officer in Charge of the Malaria Control in War Areas (MCWA) Program within in the Public Health Service from 1944-1946. MCWA was the predecessor of the Communicable Disease Center (CDC). Mark Hollis also became the first Executive Officer of the CDC in 1946. He shares his experiences about the early days of CDC.

Interviewed by Dr. William Foege and William Watson, Jr.
TRT: 1:30

Source

The David J. Sencer CDC Museum at the U. S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333
www.cdc.gov/museum

Citation

“HOLLIS, MARK ,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed July 15, 2019, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/5363.