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Anita Elizabeth Hendrickson

Anita Elizabeth Hendrickson, American biology professor. Dolly Green research grantee, 1981; named Alumnus of the Year, Pacific Lutheran University, 1982.

Background

  • Hendrickson, Anita Elizabeth was born on February 20, 1936 in LaCross, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Walter V. and Alno (Larkin) Schnell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Pacific Lutheran College, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, Seattle, 1964.

    Career

    • Instructor anatomy Northwestern Medical School, Chicago, 1964-1965. Research associate Children's Memorial Hospital, 1964-1965. Research instructor department biological structure University Washington, Seattle, 1965-1967, instructor department ophthalmology, 1967-1969, assistant professor department ophthalmology, 1969-1973.

      Affiliate/associate professor department ophthalmology Reg. Primate Center/U. Washington, since 1972, 1973-1981. Affiliate Child Development & Mental Retardation Center, University Washington, 1975.

      Professor department opthalmology University Washington, 1981-1997, professor department biological structure, since 1984, chair department biological structure, since 1994, adjunct professor ophthalmology, since 1997. Visiting associate professor neuropathology Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1975-1976. Adjunct associate professor department psychology University Washington, 1975-1978.

      Member National Institutes of Health VisB study section, 1976-1980.

    Works

    • Editorial board Journal of Neurosci., 1982-1988, Investigative Ophthalmology, 1977-1982, Vision Research, 1990-1995. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Anatomists, Society for Neurosci. (member national council 1982-1986), International Society for Eye Research, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (progressive chairman 1983-1984, trustee since 1993), Cajal Club.

    Connections

    • Married Morris N. Hendrickson, June 8, 1957. Children: Lisa, Karin, Gordon.
    • father: Walter V. Schnell
    • mother: Alno (Larkin) Schnell
    • spouse: Morris N. Hendrickson
    • children: Lisa Hendrickson
    • Karin Hendrickson
    • Gordon Hendrickson
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    Born February 20, 1936
    Nationality
    • 1957
      Pacific Lutheran College
    • 1964
      University Washington
    • 1964 - 1965
      Instructor, anatomy Northwestern Medical School
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1964 - 1965
      research associate, Children's Memorial Hospital
    • 1965 - 1967
      research instructor, department biological structure University Washington
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1972
      affiliate/associate professor, department ophthalmology Reg. Primate Center/U. Washington
    • 1973 - 1981
      affiliate/associate professor, department ophthalmology Reg. Primate Center/U. Washington
    • 1975
      affiliate Child Development & Mental Retardation Center
    • 1994
      professor, department opthalmology University Washington
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