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Beverly J. Paigen

Beverly J. Paigen, American geneticist. Recipient Sir Percival Potts award Toxics Coordinating Project, California, 1987.

Background

  • Paigen, Beverly J. was born on August 14, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Bernard and Henrietta (Zandstra) Vander Molen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Wheaton (Illinois) College, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1967.

    Career

    • Research technician Roswell Park Memorial Institute, Buffalo, 1960-1963, postdoctoral fellow, 1967-1969, cancer research scientist, 1970-1971, 74-82. Master research scientist Rachel Carson College, State University of New York, 1971-1974. Senior research biochemist Children's Hospital, Oakland, California, 1982-1989.

      Senior staff scientist Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine, since 1989. Consultant health effects of hazardous waste on the community especially children, since 1978.

    Connections

    • Married Richard Williams, August 21, 1959 (divorced). Married Kenneth Paigen, June 14, 1970. Children: David, Jennifer.
    • father: Bernard Molen
    • mother: Henrietta (Zandstra) Vander Molen
    • spouses: Richard Williams
    • Kenneth Paigen
    • children: David Paigen
    • Jennifer Paigen
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    Born August 14, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1960
      Wheaton (Illinois) College
    • 1967
      State University of New York
    • 1960 - 1963
      Research technician Roswell Park Memorial Institute
      Buffalo, New York, United States
    • 1971 - 1974
      master research scientist, Rachel Carson College
    • 1982 - 1989
      senior, research biochemist Children's Hospital
      Oakland, Tennessee, United States
    • 1989
      senior, staff scientist Jackson Laboratory
      Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

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