George Wald

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Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
identified vitamin A in the retina, biochemistry of vision
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http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1967/wald.html
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(1906 - 1997)
http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/49446.html
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=9977&page=298
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1967 was awarded jointly to Ragnar Granit, Haldan Keffer Hartline and George Wald "for their discoveries concerning the primary physiological and chemical visual processes in the eye".

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Parents

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Selig Hecht grad student 1932 Columbia
Paul Karrer post-doc 1932-1933 Universität Zürich (Chemistry Tree)
Otto Fritz Meyerhof post-doc 1932-1933 Kaiser-Wilhelm Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg (Chemistry Tree)
Otto Warburg post-doc 1932-1933 Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biologie (Chemistry Tree)

Children

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Richard Allen Cone research assistant Harvard
Josh Wallman research assistant Department of Psychology - Harvard University
Rowena Green Matthews research assistant 1965 Harvard (Chemistry Tree)
Austen Fox Riggs grad student 1952 Harvard College (Cell Biology Tree)
Timothy H. Goldsmith grad student 1958 Harvard
John E. Dowling grad student 1961 Harvard
Deric Bownds grad student 1967 Harvard
Merle S. Bruno grad student 1969-1971 Harvard
Donald R. Griffin post-doc Harvard
Tom Reuter post-doc 1969-1970 Harvard
John Lisman post-doc 1972-1974 Harvard
Charles M. Radding research scientist 1957-1959 Harvard Medical School (Chemistry Tree)
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Wald G, Wang O. (2016) Editors' Note Journal of Popular Music Studies. 28: 5-6
Wald G, Wang O. (2015) Editors' note Journal of Popular Music Studies. 27: 243
Wald G, Wang O. (2015) Editors' note Journal of Popular Music Studies. 27: 1
Wald G. (2014) Preface: The “Posts” of Passing Passing Interest: Racial Passing in Us Novels, Memoirs, Television, and Film, 1990-2010. vii-x
Wald G. (2012) Deliver de Letter: Please Mr. Postman, the marvelettes, and the afro-caribbean imaginary Journal of Popular Music Studies. 24: 325-332
Wald G. (2011) Soul vibrations: Black music and black freedom in sound and space American Quarterly. 63: 673-696
Wald G. (2009) Rosetta tharpe and feminist "un-forgetting" Journal of Women's History. 21: 157-160
Wald G. (2005) 'Have a little talk': Listening to the B-side of history Popular Music. 24: 323-337
Wald G. (2003) From spirituals to swing: Sister Rosetta Tharpe and gospel crossover American Quarterly. 55: 387-416
Wald G. (1998) Just a girl? rock music, feminism, and the cultural construction of female youth Signs. 23
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