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Eleanor Elizabeth H. Boyd, American writer. Recipient Florida Growth Management award Florida Department Community Affairs, 1990, Community Steward award 1000 Friends of Florida, 1990; National Institutes of Health grantee, 1978-1982.

Background

Boyd, Eleanor Elizabeth H. was born on October 7, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Herbert Victor and Eleanor M. (Wister) Hurlbrink.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley College, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1968.

Career

Assistant toxicologist, Éleuthère Irénée DuPont de Nemours, Newark, Delaware, 1956-1961; postdoctoral fellow, School Medicine, U. Rochester, New York, 1968-1972; assistant professor pharmacology and nursing, School Medicine, U. Rochester, New York, 1972-1982; writer, private consultant nursing pharmacology, Bokeelia, Florida, 1982.

Membership

Chairman board Greater Pine Island (Florida) Civic Association, 1985-1987. Secretary Responsible Growth Management Coalition, Lee County, Florida, since 1988, Environmental Confederation Southwest Florida, since 1990. Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Member American Society Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Society Neurosci.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: snorkeling, seashell collecting.

Connections

Married Eugene S. Boyd, May 7, 1964.

father:
Herbert Victor Hurlbrink

mother:
Eleanor M. (Wister) Hurlbrink

spouse:
Eugene S. Boyd