Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items for:

Paediatrics x Social and Cultural History x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Coit, Henry Leber

Sam Alewitz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Paediatrics. 1302 words.

Coit, Henry Leber (16 March 1854–12 March 1917), pediatrician, was born in Peapack, New Jersey, the son of John Summerfield Coit, a Methodist minister, and Ellen Neafie. He received his...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Cooper, Christine Elisabeth [Tina] (1918–1986), paediatrician and expert on child abuse

Susan L. Cohen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Paediatrics; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1254 words.

Cooper, Christine Elisabeth [Tina] (1918–1986), paediatrician and expert on child abuse, was born on 21 July 1918 at Fontana, 45 Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, the eldest...

Go to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography »  home page

Eliot, Martha May

Richard J. Wolfe.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Paediatrics; Medicine and Health. 1066 words.

Eliot, Martha May (07 April 1891–14 February 1978), pediatrician, advocate for maternal and child health, and teacher, was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts, the daughter of Christopher...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Kenyon, Josephine Hemenway

Donald L. Opitz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Paediatrics. 1670 words.

Kenyon, Josephine Hemenway (10 May 1880–10 January 1965), pediatrician and health educator, was born in Auburn, New York, the daughter of Charles Carroll Hemenway, a Presbyterian minister,...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page

Koplik, Henry

Howard Markel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Paediatrics; Microbiology; Medicine and Health. 1077 words.

Koplik, Henry (28 October 1858–30 April 1927), pediatrician, educator, and microbiologist, was born in New York City, the son of Abraham S. Koplik and Rosalie K. Prager. Koplik received his...

Go to American National Biography Online »  home page