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PRIM&R: The Formative Years

Co-founding director of PRIM&R in 1974, Dr. Byrne discusses his career path, the formative days of Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, and the evolution of PRIM&R’s national presence. (January, 2013)

Topics include:

  • 9:38 Beginnings of PRIM&R (Watch Excerpt)
  • 12:39 Critical thinking on self-actions
  • 19:23 No PRIM&R outreach in early days (Watch Excerpt)
  • 38:20 Don't become complacent
  • 43:52 Considering unintended consequences of research (Watch Excerpt)
  • 51:21 There are few great people...