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George Newton Eaves, American health research administrator, educator. Recipient Citation for Professional Achievement, McDonnell Douglas Corporation, 1968, National Institutes of Health Director's award, 1976, 86, Sustained High Quality Performance award National Institutes of Health, 1970, 74, 79, Special Achievement award Department of Health and Human Services, 1989, Special Recognition award Public Health Service, 1990.

Background

Eaves, George Newton was born on March 12, 1935 in Athens, Tennessee, United States. Son of Felmont Farrell and Margaret Isobel (Dobson) Eaves.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Chattanooga, 1957. Master of Sciences, University Tennessee, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy., Wayne State University Sch.Medicine, 1962.

Postdoctoral fellow Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, 1963-1965. Postdoctoral fellow, guest investigator The Rockefeller U., New York City, 1970-1971. Executive secretary molecular biology study section National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1967-1973.

Executive section National Heart and Lung Advisory Council, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, 1973-1974. Associate staff director Pres's. biomedical.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, 1963-1965. Postdoctoral fellow, guest investigator The Rockefeller University, New York City, 1970-1971. Executive secretary molecular biology study section National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1967-1973.

Executive section National Heart and Lung Advisory Council, National Institutes of Health, 1973-1974. Associate staff director President's biomedical Research Panel, Washington, 1974-1976. Deputy director Division Blood Diseases and Resources, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, 1976-1983, deputy director Division of Stroke and Trauma, 1983-1994.

Lecturer on technical writing, grant applications and peer review. Board directors Cyclotec Medical Industries, Inc. Assistant professor Washington and Jefferson College, 1962-1963.

Membership

Member editorial board Grants Magazine, 1978-1981, Nonprofit Management and Finance, since 1981. Member advisory county Park and Tree Commission, City of Savannah, 1994^. Member Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Church organist.