Ethel Ronzoni Bishop (1892-1975)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2445]

Creator: Bishop, Ethel Ronzoni

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Biochemist Ethel Ronzoni Bishop (1892-1975) taught at Washington University Medical School. After attending Mills College (B.S., 1913) and Columbia University (M.A., 1914), she taught home economics at University of Missouri and University of Minnesota and then in 1918 began graduate study at University of Wisconsin, where she earned Ph.D. in physiology in 1923. At Wisconsin, she met and married physiologist George Holman Bishop (1889-1973) [cross-reference to SIA Digital No. 2007-0234]. They moved to St. Louis and both joined the Washington University faculty, where she taught biological chemistry and neuropsychiatry until she retired in 1959.

Subject

  • Bishop, Ethel Ronzoni 1892-1975
  • Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) Medical School
  • Mills College
  • Columbia University
  • University of Missouri
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Wisconsin

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Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Topic

  • Neuropsychology
  • Biochemistry
  • Physiology
  • Women scientists
  • Biochemistry
  • Women scientists
  • Physiology
  • Neuropsychology

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Black-and-white photographs

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SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2009-2445]

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