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Bacon Field Chow

educator

Bacon Field Chow, Chinese educator. Member American Institute Nutrition, American Immunologists, Society Internal. Secretions, American Society Clinical Nutrition, American Society Biological chemists, American Public Health Association, Paviovian Society.

Background

Chow, Bacon Field was born on July 22, 1909 in Foo Chow, China. Son of Yu-Sing and Su-Fong (Liu) Chow.

Education

Came to the United States, 1927, naturalized, 1942. Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1929. Doctor of Philosophy., Harvard, 1932.

Career

Assistant, Harvard, 1931-1933. Fellow Rockefeller Hospital, New York City, 1933-1935. Associate professor Peking Union Medical College, 1935-1938.

Head physical chemistry and nutrition department Squibb Institute Medical Research, 1938-1948. Professor biochemistry School Hygiene, Johns Hopkins, 1948-1973.

Membership

Member American Institute Nutrition, American Immunologists, Society Internal. Secretions, American Society Clinical Nutrition, American Society Biological chemists, American Public Health Association, Paviovian Society.

Connections

Married Idella Tong, June 30, 1931. Children: Jean (Mistress.

father:
Yu-Sing Chow

mother:
Su-Fong (Liu) Chow

spouse:
Idella Tong

child:
Jean (Mrs Chow