Program
Diagnosis: AIDS
Producing Organization
KCTS (Television station : Seattle, Wash.)
Contributing Organization
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip-526-2z12n50j78
If you have more information about this item than what is given here, or if you have concerns about this record, we want to know! Contact us, indicating the AAPB ID (cpb-aacip-526-2z12n50j78).
Description
Program Description
"This KCTS/9 documentary special takes a comprehensive look at the latest information on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), and examines the impact AIDS is having on our society. The program features interviews with leading medical experts, several national opinion leaders and AIDS victims, and looks at the effects the disease has had on the male homosexual community, whose members are the most frequent victims of AIDS. Supplementing the documentary is coverage of the fifth annual meeting of the International Society for Sexually Transmitted Disease, and footage of two of the principal government agencies responsible for dealing with the AIDS problem."--1983 Peabody Awards entry form. Dr. Barry Mitzman is the ground reporter. Interviewees include many US citizens, Dr. Hunter Handsfield, Dr. James Curran, Margaret Heckler, Dr. Alfred Katz, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Dr. Richard Krause, and Gay Rights Activist Bobbi Campbell.
Broadcast Date
1983-10-06
Asset type
Program
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:28:41.257
Embed Code
Copy and paste this HTML to include AAPB content on your blog or webpage.
Credits
Producing Organization: KCTS (Television station : Seattle, Wash.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia
Identifier: cpb-aacip-2b7104e37b6 (Filename)
Format: U-matic
Duration: 0:29:00
If you have a copy of this asset and would like us to add it to our catalog, please contact us.
Citations
Chicago: “Diagnosis: AIDS,” 1983-10-06, The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 26, 2022, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-2z12n50j78.
MLA: “Diagnosis: AIDS.” 1983-10-06. The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 26, 2022. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-2z12n50j78>.
APA: Diagnosis: AIDS. Boston, MA: The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-2z12n50j78