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Russell Hampton Hill

Russell Hampton Hill, American neuroscientist. Achievements include research in development of two-chambered cell culture for forming synaptic contacts. Decorated Navy Medal of Commendation. Member of Stockholm Physiological Society (correspondent), Nordic Physiological Society (correspondent), Society for Neurosci. (correspondent).

Background

  • Hill, Russell Hampton was born on July 8, 1944 in Abilene, Texas, United States. Son of Doris Imogene Hill.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Boston University, 1981.

    Career

    • Student instructor marine program Boston University, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, 1976—1981. Postdoctoral fellow University of Toronto, Scarborough, Canada, 1981—1983. Postdoctoral fellow physiology Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, 1983—1984, lecturer, 1984—1985.

      Research scientist in neuroscience Nobel Institute Neurophysiol. Karolinska Institutet, since 1985. Lieutenant, pilot United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1971.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in development of two-chambered cell culture for forming synaptic contacts.

    Membership

    Member of Stockholm Physiological Society (correspondent), Nordic Physiological Society (correspondent), Society for Neurosci. (correspondent).

    Connections

    • Married Lena Margret Zaring, March 26, 1968. Children: Per Zaring, Markus Zaring.
    • father: Doris Imogene Hill Hill
    • spouse: Lena Margret Zaring
    • children: Per Zaring Hill
    • Markus Zaring Hill
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    Born July 8, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1981
      Boston University
    • 1976 - 1981
      Student instructor, marine program Boston University
      Woods Hole, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1981 - 1983
      postdoctoral fellow, University of Toronto
      Scarborough, Maine, United States
    • 1983 - 1984
      postdoctoral fellow, physiology Karolinska Institutet
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1985
      research scientist, in neuroscience Nobel Institute Neurophysiol. Karolinska Institutet

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