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C. Everett Koop - Wikipedia


Charles Everett Koop, MD (October 14, 1916 – February 25, 2013) was an American pediatric ... Koop was known for his work to prevent tobacco use, AIDS, and abortion, and ... Koop was able to e...

C. Everett Koop, the Nation's Doctor, Was a Giant in the Fight ...


Feb 25, 2013 ... C. Everett Koop, the Nation's Doctor, Was a Giant in the Fight Against Tobacco. Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for ...

The C. Everett Koop Papers: Tobacco, Second-Hand Smoke, and ...


Tobacco, Second-Hand Smoke, and the Campaign for a Smoke-Free ... The first person C. Everett Koop persuaded to stop smoking was his own ... Terry's landmark study warned an unsuspecting nation that men who ... Koop commemorated Terry's report by launching a drive to enlist Americans in the fight against smoking.

C. Everett Koop (1982-1989) | SurgeonGeneral.gov


Jan 4, 2007 ... Charles Everett Koop was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 14, 1916. ... attention to the danger of tobacco smoking since the 1964 Surgeon General's ... smoking was also an important milestone in the fight against smoking. ... Dr. Koop also serves as Senior Scholar of the C. Everett Koop Institute at ...

A tribute to C. Everett Koop


Apr 30, 2013 ... The four of us worked with Dr. Koop in different capacities, but to each of us, he was a ... Early in his tenure, Koop began to take on the tobacco industry, releasing ... at highest risk, he said that he was the nation's doctor, not the nation's chaplain. ... Frank Marble, 1918-2014: Tribute to an aerospace gia...

Doctor, Not Chaplain: How a Deeply Religious Surgeon General ...


Mar 4, 2013 ... The late C. Everett Koop chose to fight the AIDS epidemic at its ... Doctor, Not Chaplain: How a Deeply Religious Surgeon General Taught a Nation About HIV ... and in the years afterward as an outspoken opponent of the tobacco industry ... groups and medical associations lobbied against his appointment.

C. Everett Koop, Forceful Surgeon General, Dies at 96 - The New ...


Feb 25, 2013 ... Dr. C. Everett Koop, who was widely regarded as the most influential ... Conservative politicians representing tobacco-growing states were among ... Though he believed that the nation had been slow in facing the crisis, he ... At his confirmation hearings, Senate liberals mounted a fierce fight against him.

Printer friendly version - TobaccoFree.org


Former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop has commented, "Patrick Reynolds is one of the ... He crisscrossed the nation, publicly championing smoking bans, vending ... however, have thus far failed to be pro-active in the fight against Big Tobacco. .... Tobacco giant Phillip Morris paid a mere $40,000 to the producers for this.

Legal Update - Public Health Law Center


Jun 26, 2015 ... Dr. Tim McAfee: A Public Health .... young leaders to continue the fight against tobacco. ..... Legal Consortium, the 2015 C. Everett Koop Unsung Hero Award for her ... “Dr. Koop created this award to honor quiet giants who are ... the problem of secondhand smoke and to help provide guidance to nations.

blowing away the smokescreen: the case against big tobacco - nypirg


22. Chapter V. Fighting Back: How New York Can Stand Up To Big Tobacco ... “ More Doctors Smoke Camels Than Any Other Cigarette.”4 A 1952 .... Former U.S. Surgeon General C. Everett Koop spoke for the millions who have needlessly ... words. The tobacco giant Philip Morris told the public quite clearly how it viewed.