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SUB-SERIES Identifier: RG M-CL02a, Series number 00137, 00138

Subseries: Amdur, Mary O. Portraits,, 1950-1965.


  • Creation: 1950-1965.

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2 photographs

Biographical / Historical

Mary O. Amdur was one of the first American scientists to study the harmful effects of air pollution. B.S. University of Pittsburgh, 1943. Ph.D. in biochemistry, Cornell, 1946. Research Associate in Industrial Hygiene, Harvard School of Public Health, 1949. Research Associate in Physiology, 1954. Assistant Professor of Physiology, 1957. Appointed Associate Professor of Toxicology, 1963.


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Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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