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Biggs, Hermann Michael

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; Medicine and Health; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 994 words.

Biggs, Hermann Michael (29 September 1859–28 June 1923), pathologist, bacteriologist, physician, and public health official, was born in Trumansburg, New York, the son of Joseph Hunt Biggs...

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Building an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program: Cooperative Roles for Pharmacists, Infectious Diseases Specialists, and Clinical Microbiologists

Jihye Kim, David W. Craft and Michael Katzman.

in Laboratory Medicine

August 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology; Business and Management. 4400 words.

Efforts to optimize the use of antimicrobial agents, referred to as antimicrobial stewardship programs (ASPs), are increasingly becoming part of the clinical enterprise at big and small...

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Consolidation of the Microbiology Laboratory Services: A Mini-Review of Finances and Quality of Care

Hemangi Shah.

in Laboratory Medicine

February 2013; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology; Business and Management. 2301 words.

Objective

To evaluate the impact of consolidation of microbiology laboratories on hospital finances and quality of care.

Methodnull...

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Fred, Edwin Broun

Marianne Fedunkiw Stevens.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1057 words.

Fred, Edwin Broun (22 March 1887–16 January 1981), bacteriologist and university president, was born in Middleburg, Virginia, the son of Samuel Rogers Fred, a landowner, and Catherine...

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Gradle, Henry

William K. Beatty.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Ophthalmology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1023 words.

Gradle, Henry (17 August 1855–04 April 1911), ophthalmologist and early proponent of bacteriology, was born in Friedburg, a suburb of Frankfurt-am-Main, Prussia, the son of Bernard Gradle...

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Horsfall, Frank Lappin, Jr.

Ton van Helvoort.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Science and Mathematics. 995 words.

Horsfall, Frank Lappin, Jr. (14 December 1906–19 February 1971), clinician, virologist, and administrator, was born in Seattle, Washington, the son of Frank Horsfall, a physician, and...

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Perkins, Roger Griswold

Glen Pierce Jenkins.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1243 words.

Perkins, Roger Griswold (17 May 1874–28 March 1936), bacteriologist, was born in Schenectady, New York, the son of Maurice Perkins, a Union College professor of chemistry, and Annie Dunbar...

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Prudden, Theophil Mitchell

Patricia Peck Gossel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1189 words.

Prudden, Theophil Mitchell (07 July 1849–08 April 1924), pathologist, bacteriologist, and archaeologist, was born in Middlebury, Connecticut, the son of George Peter Prudden, a...

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Ravenel, Mazÿck Porcher

Patricia Peck Gossel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Labour and Demographic Economics; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology. 1298 words.

Ravenel, Mazÿck Porcher (16 June 1861–14 January 1946), bacteriologist and public health leader, was born in Pendleton, South Carolina, the son of Henry Edmund Ravenel and Selina Eliza...

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Reed, Walter

Mary C. Gillett.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1783 words.

Reed, Walter (13 September 1851–23 November 1902), U.S. Army medical officer and bacteriologist, was born in Belroi, Virginia, the son of Lemuel Sutton Reed, a Methodist minister, and...

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