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.
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.
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.