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Dolores Furtado

Dolores Furtado, American former state legislator, retired biology professor. Member American Association of University Professors (president Kansas conference 1992-1994, 96—, councilor 1992-1995, 97—), American Society Microbiology (councilor 1987-1994), Missouri Valley Microbiology Society (president 1986-1987), Sigma Xi (president University Kansas Medical Center chapter 1981-1982).

Background

  • Furtado, Dolores was born on July 4, 1938 in West Warwick, Rhode Island, United States. Daughter of Jesse and Mary Estelle (Moniz) Furtado.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Bacteriology, Cornell University, 1960. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1966.

    Career

    • Bacteriologist Kent County Hospital, Warwick, Rhode Island, 1959. Research associate Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1960-1961. National Institutes of Health predoctoral fellow University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1961-1965, F.G. Novy fellow, 1965-1966.

      Postdoctoral fellow Guy's Hospital Medical School, London, 1966-1967, Yale University, New Haven, 1967-1969. Assistant professor microbiology to associate professor University Kansas Medical School, Kansas City, 1970-1982, professor, 1982—2001, vice chairman microbiology, 1985-1988. Member District 19 Kansas House of Representatives, 2009—2010, member health and human services committee, aging and long term care committee, economic development and tourism committee, joint committee on arts & cultural resources, taxation committee.

      Councillor Cornell University Council, Ithaca, New York, 1991-1995.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Professors (president Kansas conference 1992-1994, 96—, councilor 1992-1995, 97—), American Society Microbiology (councilor 1987-1994), Missouri Valley Microbiology Society (president 1986-1987), Sigma Xi (president University Kansas Medical Center chapter 1981-1982).

    Connections

    • father: Jesse Furtado
    • mother: Mary Estelle (Moniz) Furtado
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      Cornell University
    • 1963
      University Michigan
    • 1966
      University Michigan
    • 1959
      Bacteriologist Kent County Hospital
      Warwick, Bermuda
    • 1960 - 1961
      research associate, Harvard Medical School
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1961 - 1965
      National Institutes of Health predoctoral fellow, University Michigan
      Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
    • 1966 - 1967
      postdoctoral fellow, Guy's Hospital Medical School
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1967 - 1969
      postdoctoral fellow, Guy's Hospital Medical School
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1970 - 1982
      assistant, professor microbiology to associate professor University Kansas Medical School
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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