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Walter Eugene Knox. III

medical educator

Walter Eugene Knox, III, American medical educator. Recipient Claude Bernard medal U. Montreal, 1970. Served to captain, Medical Corps United States Army, 1944-1947.; Fellow New York Academy Science; member American Association Cancer Research, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Society Human Genetics, Bio-chemical Society, Harvey Society, Japanese Bio-chemical Society (honorary).

Background

III, Walter Eugene Knox, was born on July 21, 1918 in Norcatur, Kansas, United States. Son of Walter Eugene and Lucy (Frewen) K.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Nebraska, 1939. Doctor of Medicine Harvard University, 1943.

Career

Intern, then assistant physician Presbyterian Hospital, New York City, 1943-1948. Special research fellow United States Public Health Service, U. Cambridge (England) and National Institute Medical Research, London, 1949-1952. Associate professor biochemistry Tufts U. Medical School, 1953.

Professor biochemistry American U., Beirut, 1961-1962. Member of faculty Harvard Medical school and New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, from 1953, professor biological chemistry, from 1969. Chairman metabolism study section National Institutes of Health, 1962-1965.

Works

  • Author papers in field. Editor: Enzyme

  • co-editor: Research in Medical Science.

Membership

Served to captain, Medical Corps United States Army, 1944-1947. Fellow New York Academy Science. Member American Association Cancer Research, American Chemical Society, American Society Biological Chemistry, American Society Human Genetics, Bio-chemical Society, Harvey Society, Japanese Bio-chemical Society (honorary).

Connections

Married Olga Halpert, October 6, 1967. Children: Phebe Lee (Mistress William E. Whitehead), Tamsin Ann, Walter Eugene IV. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Nebraska.

father:
Walter Eugene K.

mother:
Lucy (Frewen) K.

spouse:
Olga Halpert

children:
Phebe Lee III (Mistress William E. Whitehead)

Tamsin Ann III

Walter Eugene IV. Bachelor of Arts III

U. Nebr III