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Dorothy M. Horstmann

Dorothy Millicent Horstmann (July 2, 1911 – January 11, 2001) was an American epidemiologist, virologist and pediatrician whose research on the spread of poliovirus in the human bloodstream helped set the stage for the development of the polio vaccine. She was the first woman appointed as a professor at the Yale School of Medicine.

Dorothy Horstmann: Polio Pioneer

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Education of Dorothy M. Horstmann

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Where Dorothy M. Horstmann Worked

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Yale School of Medicine

  • start time:
    1944-01-01T00:00:00Z
  • end time:
    1982-01-01T00:00:00Z
Company Name:
Yale School of Medicine
Location:
New Haven
Website:
http://medicine.yale.edu/index.aspx
Reference:
Wikidata

Memberships of Dorothy M. Horstmann

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Dorothy M. Horstmann

National Academy of Sciences

science branch of the United States National Academies

start time: 1975-01-01T00:00:00Z





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Scott B Halstead
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  • researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-7818-348X

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Yale School of Medicine
Spokane
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, Berkeley
National Academy of Sciences
Infectious Diseases Society of America

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  • Reference Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2001/01/21/us/dr-dorothy-horstmann-89-made-strides-in-polio-research.html
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  • Reference Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1700
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  • Reference Link: http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/54402.html
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