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Rosa Mae Armstrong

Rosa Mae Armstrong, American biologist, researcher. Achievements include 30 patents (with others) for bone, soft tissue repair, inflammation. Board directors United Way, Palo Alto, 1978-1981; member Human Relations Commission, Palo Alto, Stanford, 1978-1981.

Background

  • Armstrong, Rosa Mae was born on April 9, 1937 in New Orleans. Daughter of Wilford Lloyd and Amelia Ann (Grayson) Christy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Southern University, 1956. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, San Francisco, 1965.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Stanford (California) University, 1965-1967. Lecturer anatomy University California, San Francisco, 1967-1973, assistant professor anatomy, 1973-1981. Research biologist Collagen Corporation, Palo Alto, California, 1981-1986, senior research biologist, 1986-1991.

      Senior scientist Genetics Institute, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992-1994, senior consultant Andover, 1995. Principal Rosa M. Armstrong Consulting, Cambridge, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include 30 patents (with others) for bone, soft tissue repair, inflammation.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Board directors United Way, Palo Alto, 1978-1981. Member Human Relations Commission, Palo Alto, Stanford, 1978-1981.

    Connections

    • Married Willard Samuel Armstrong Junior, December 24, 1958. 1 child, Anna Marie.
    • father: Wilford Lloyd Christy
    • mother: Amelia Ann (Grayson) Christy
    • spouse: Willard Samuel Armstrong Junior
    • child: Anna Marie Armstrong
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    Born April 9, 1937
    Nationality
    • 1956
      Southern University
    • 1958
      University California
    • 1965
      University California
    • 1965 - 1967
      Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford (California) University
    • 1967 - 1973
      lecturer, anatomy University California
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1981 - 1986
      research biologist Collagen Corporation
      Palo Alto, California, United States
    • 1992 - 1994
      senior, scientist Genetics Institute
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1995
      principal Rosa M. Armstrong Consulting
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
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