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developmental biologist

Susan Heyner, American developmental biologist. Predoctoral fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1959-1960. Predoctoral fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1959-1960; recipient Research Career Development award National Institutes of Health, 1978-1983. Member American Society for Cell Biology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Development Biology, Society for the Study of Reproduction.

Background

Heyner, Susan was born on January 21, 1936 in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England. Came to the United States, 1963. Daughter of Herbert Augustus and Mary Louise (Hamilton) Heyner.

Education

Bachelor of Science with special honors, University Southampton, England, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, London University, 1960.

Career

Research fellow Royal College of Surgeons, London, 1961-1963. Research associate University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1964-1965. Lecturer Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1965-1966.

Research associate University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1966-1969. Assistant professor Philadelphia College Pharmacy and Science, 1969-1971, associate professor, 1971-1976, professor biological science, since 1976. Professor Temple University, Philadelphia, 1985-1990, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, since 1990.

Member reproductive biology study section National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1981-1985, member human embryology and development study section, 1975-1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Nature, Journal Experimental Zoology, Experimental Cell Research, Stain Technological, British Journal Cancer, Journal Investigative Dermatology, Transplantation, Journal Experimental Medicine, Experientia, International Journal Fertility, Arthritis and Rheumatism, Immunogenetics, Development Genetics, Journal Immunogenetics, Journal Immunopharmacology, Gynecological Oncology, Diabetes, Obstetrical Gynecology, Gamete Research, Ultrasound in Biological Medicine, Cancer Genet. Cytogenetics, Mol. Reprod. Development.

Membership

Predoctoral fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organization, 1959-1960. Recipient Research Career Development award National Institutes of Health, 1978-1983. Member American Society for Cell Biology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Development Biology, Society for the Study of Reproduction.

Connections

Married Aravind Krishna Joshi, July 12, 1963. Children: Shyamala Rachel, Meera Catherine.

father:
Herbert Augustus Heyner

mother:
Mary Louise (Hamilton) Heyner

spouse:
Aravind Krishna Joshi

children:
Shyamala Rachel Heyner

Meera Catherine Heyner