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Patricia Ann Straat, American health scientist administrator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Biophysics Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Straat, Patricia Ann was born on March 28, 1936 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Harold William and Marcelline (Hetzler) Straat.

Education

AB, Oberlin College, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, 1964.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1964-1968;assistant professor, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1968-1970;from senior research biochemist to director research services, Biospherics Inc., Rockville, Maryland., 1970-1980;grants associate, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1980-1981;head planning and coordination section National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1981-1982;science review administrator, molecular and cellular biophyics study section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1982-1986;chief referral section, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., since 1986;also deputy chief for referral, referral/review branch division research grants, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., since 1986.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Biophysics Society, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: horsemanship, fox chasing, carpentry, photography.