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Elizabeth Birdsey Fraser-Smith

Elizabeth Birdsey Fraser-Smith, American biologist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, International Society Antiviral Research, National Wildlife Federation, Zero Poulation Growth, Sempervirens Fund, American Farmland Trust, Sierra Club, American Heart Association, International Atherosclerosis Society.

Background

  • Fraser-Smith, Elizabeth Birdsey was born on April 19, 1938 in Pasadena, California, United States. Daughter of William Canvin and Elizabeth Armstrong (Creswell) Birdsey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stanford University, 1960. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1962.

    Career

    • From associate scientist to senior scientist Lockheed Missiles and Space Company, Palo Alto, California, 1960-1969. Biologist Enviros, Los Altos, 1973-1977. From biologist II to staff researcher II Syntex Research Corporation, Palo Alto, 1977-1994.

      Staff rechr. II Syntex Discovery Research division RocheHoldings, since 1995.

    Works

    • Author articles on manned space exploration, antimicrobial research and atherosclerosis. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Microbiology, International Society Antiviral Research, National Wildlife Federation, Zero Poulation Growth, Sempervirens Fund, American Farmland Trust, Sierra Club, American Heart Association, International Atherosclerosis Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, piano, organ, swimming, running.

    Connections

    • Married Antony Charles Fraser-Smith, April 6, 1968. Children: Julie Gaye, William Antony.
    • father: William Canvin Birdsey
    • mother: Elizabeth Armstrong (Creswell) Birdsey
    • spouse: Antony Charles Fraser-Smith
    • children: Julie Gaye Fraser-Smith
    • William Antony Fraser-Smith
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    Nationality
    • 1960
      Stanford University
    • 1962
      Stanford University
    • 1960 - 1969
      From associate, scientist to senior scientist Lockheed Missiles and Space Company
      Palo Alto, California, United States
    • 1973 - 1977
      biologist Enviros
      Los Altos, California, United States
    • 1977 - 1994
      from biologist The second to staff researcher, The second Syntex Research Corporation
      Palo Alto, California, United States
    • 1995
      staff rechr. The second Syntex Discovery Research division RocheHoldings