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Wallace Prescott Rowe

physician , virologist.

Wallace Prescott Rowe, American physician, virologist. Served with United States Navy Reserve; Served with 1945, 49-52.; Member National Academy Sciences.

Background

Rowe, Wallace Prescott was born on February 20, 1926 in Baltimore. Son of George Davis and Mary Wallace (Buck) Rowe.

Education

Student, College William and Mary, 1943-1944.

Career

Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland., 1949-1952. Commissioned senior assistant surgical United States Public Health Service, 1952, advanced through grades to medical director, 1961. Virologist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1952-1983.

Instructor Howard U., Washington, 1960-1974. Vice chairman Frederick County (Maryland.) Human Relations Council, 1968-1970.

Membership

Served with United States Navy Reserve. Served with 1945, 49-52. Member National Academy Sciences.

Connections

Married Marjorie Louise Power, May 29, 1948 (divorced 1981).; married Paula Mahr Pither, 1981. Children: Wallace Prescott, Wendy.

father:
George Davis Rowe

mother:
Mary Wallace (Buck) Rowe

spouses:
Marjorie Louise Power

Paula Mahr Pither

children:
Wallace Prescott Rowe

Wendy Rowe