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physiologist

Georges Wellers, Russian physiologist. Decorated officer Legion of Honor, knight National Order of Merit, officer des Palmes Acadé miques, Deportation medal; Honorary Ella Sachs-Plotz prize, United States of America, 1936; Academy of Sciences prizes, 1937, 59; National Academy Medicine prize, 1948.

Background

Wellers, Georges was born on January 24, 1905 in Kozlov, Russia. Son of Lazare and Anne (Grad) Wellers.

Education

Student University Moscow, 1921.

Career

Faculty, School Medicine, Paris, 1934-1938. Research scholar National Center for Science Research, Paris, 1939, researcher, 1945, chief research, 1956, honorary chief research, since 1974. Member council University Rene Descartes, Paris, 1969-1971.

President science council, biomedical department The School Medicine, Paris, 1969-1971. Science director laboratory La Biotherapie'', Paris, 1935-1964. Board directors National Veterans Office, 1958-1981.

Member National Commission Political Deportees, 1954-1981. President Fraternity of Deportees of Auschwitz III, 1957.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Director Review, Center of Contemporary Jewish Documentation, 1971-1981.

Membership

Member French Biological Society, Association Physiologists, Society Biological Chemistry, Center of Jewish Contemporary Documentation Paris (executive committee 1950-1981).

Connections

Married Anne Rapoport, May 28, 1929. Children– Andre, Michel.

father:
Lazare Wellers

mother:
Anne (Grad) Wellers

spouse:
Anne Rapoport

children:
Andre Wellers

Michel Wellers