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Walter Eugene Knox. III

Walter Eugene Knox, III, American medical educator. Recipient Claude Bernard medal U. Montreal, 1970. Served to captain, Medical Corps United States Army, 1944-1947.; Fellow New York Academy Science; member American Association Cancer Research, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Society Human Genetics, Bio-chemical Society, Harvey Society, Japanese Bio-chemical Society (honorary).

Background

  • III, Walter Eugene Knox, was born on July 21, 1918 in Norcatur, Kansas, United States. Son of Walter Eugene and Lucy (Frewen) K.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Nebraska, 1939. Doctor of Medicine Harvard University, 1943.

    Career

    • Intern, then assistant physician Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, 1943-1948. Special research fellow United States Public Health Service, U. Cambridge (England) and National Institute Medical Research, London, 1949-1952. Associate professor biochemistry Tufts U. Medical School, 1953.

      Professor biochemistry American U., Beirut, 1961-1962. Member of faculty Harvard Medical school and New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, from 1953, professor biological chemistry, from 1969. Chairman metabolism study section National Institutes of Health, 1962-1965.

    Works

    • Author papers in field. Editor: Enzyme
    • co-editor: Research in Medical Science.

    Membership

    Served to captain, Medical Corps United States Army, 1944-1947. Fellow New York Academy Science. Member American Association Cancer Research, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Society Human Genetics, Bio-chemical Society, Harvey Society, Japanese Bio-chemical Society (honorary).

    Connections

    • Married Olga Halpert, October 6, 1967. Children: Phebe Lee (Mistress William E. Whitehead), Tamsin Ann, Walter Eugene IV. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Nebraska.
    • father: Walter Eugene K.
    • mother: Lucy (Frewen) K.
    • spouse: Olga Halpert
    • children: Phebe Lee III (Mistress William E. Whitehead)
    • Tamsin Ann III
    • Walter Eugene IV. Bachelor of Arts III
    • U. Nebr III
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    Born July 21, 1918
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