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Bacon Field Chow

Bacon Field Chow, Chinese educator. Member American Institute Nutrition, American Immunologists, Society Internal. Secretions, American Society Clinical Nutrition, American Society Biological chemists, American Public Health Association, Paviovian Society.

Background

  • Chow, Bacon Field was born on July 22, 1909 in Foo Chow, China. Son of Yu-Sing and Su-Fong (Liu) Chow.

  • Education

    • Came to the United States, 1927, naturalized, 1942. Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1929. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvard, 1932.

    Career

    • Assistant, Harvard, 1931-1933. Fellow Rockefeller Hospital, New York City, 1933-1935. Associate professor Peking Union Medical College, 1935-1938.

      Head physical chemistry and nutrition department Squibb Institute Medical Research, 1938-1948. Professor biochemistry School Hygiene, Johns Hopkins, 1948-1973.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Nutrition, American Immunologists, Society Internal. Secretions, American Society Clinical Nutrition, American Society Biological chemists, American Public Health Association, Paviovian Society.

    Connections

    • Married Idella Tong, June 30, 1931. Children: Jean (Mistress.
    • father: Yu-Sing Chow
    • mother: Su-Fong (Liu) Chow
    • spouse: Idella Tong
    • child: Jean (Mrs Chow
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    Born July 22, 1909
    Died September 27, 1973
    (aged 64)
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