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Anna Chao Pai (b. 1935)

Burrows, Ted
Anna Chao Pai (b. 1935)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
When this photograph was distributed, Anna Chao Pai (b. 1935) was a predoctoral student in the Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, working with Dr. Salome Waelsch on developmental genetics and cross-breeding special strains of mice. The granddaughter of a Chinese warlord (Marshal Chang Tso Lin), Anna Chao had immigrated to the United States in 1940 with her family and had graduated from Sweet Briar College in 1957. Author of Foundations of Genetics (1974) and other works, she described her remarkable life journey and career in remarks ("Challenges, Privilege, and Obligation") delivered at the Sweet Briar College Commencement, May 10, 2008.
Cite As:
Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives
Genetics, Women scientists
Pai, Anna C. 1935-, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Sweet Briar College
Black-and-white photographs
Local Number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-0795]
Full Record:!siarchives&uri=full=3100001~!306366~!0#focus
Anna Chao Pai (b. 1935), Smithsonian Institution Archives, SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-0795].

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