William Norman Pearson Biographical File

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William Norman Pearson Biographical File
Date [inclusive]
1965 - 1973
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Biographical file includes newspaper clippings, collection inventory, and CV.

Preferred Citation

Pearson, William Norman (1924-1968). Eskind Biomedical Library Special Collections, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

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Historical or Biographical Note

William Norman Pearson earned his B.A. from Tusculum College in 1947 and his Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University in 1951. Pearson was appointed associate professor of biochemistry and associate director of the Division of Nutrition at Vanderbilt in 1960 after being associated with the institution for nearly thirteen years. In 1959, Pearson became a consultant to the Interdepartmental Committee on Nutrition for National Development. He passed away in 1968.

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Subject Headings

Other Keywords - Digital Library Subjects

  • Biochemistry
  • Nutrition
  • Vanderbilt Alumni
  • VUMC History

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