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Langmuir, Alexander D.


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Alexander D. Langmuir papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c316
Overview: Alexander D. Langmuir (1910-1993), AB, 1931, Harvard College; MD, 1935, Cornell University; MPH, 1940, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, was Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard Medical School from 1970 to 1977 and chief epidemiologist for the Epidemiology Branch of the Public Health Service of the National Communicable Disease Center (later the Centers for Disease Control, or CDC) from 1949 to 1970. Papers chronicle Langmuir’s activities as chief epidemiologist through...