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Harold Donald Appleton

Harold Donald Appleton, American biochemist, educator. award 1968), American Institute Chemists, New York Academy Scis. Served with infantry United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.; Fellow American Association Clinical Chemistry (Fisher award 1968), American Institute Chemists, New York Academy Sciences; member American Chemical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Background

  • Appleton, Harold Donald was born on July 17, 1918 in New York City. Son of Frank and Jeanette (Goldenberg) Appleton.

  • Education

    • Graduate School Med.

    Career

    • Research Service and. Goldwater Memorial Hospital, 1948-1954. Senior chemist Metropolitan Hospital, New York City, 1954-1967, director department clinical chemistry, 1967-1973, consultant clinical biochemist, 1972-1981.

      Assistant professor biochemistry and pathology New York Medical College, 1960-1972, associate professor clinical biochemistry, 1972-1976, professor, 1976-1981, Graduate School Medical Sciences, 1972-1981. Consultant clinical biochemist Flower and Fifth Avenue Hospital, 1972-1981.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Chairman of the Board editors: Clinical Chemistry, 1957-1962. Managing editor: 1962-1970.

      Editor: Clinica Chimica Acta, 1957-1970. Co-chairman United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York, 1959-1981. Board directors, vice president research Willcox Research Found.

    Membership

    Served with infantry United States Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Fellow American Association Clinical Chemistry (Fisher award 1968), American Institute Chemists, New York Academy Sciences. Member American Chemical Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science.

    Connections

    • Married Gladys Frances Tordik, May 25, 1944.
    • father: Frank Appleton
    • mother: Jeanette (Goldenberg) Appleton
    • spouse: Gladys Frances Tordik
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    Born July 17, 1918
    Died 1981
    (aged 62)
    Nationality

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