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us: Kelsey, Frances Oldham, 1914-2015


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  • Variants

    • us: Oldham, Frances Kathleen, 1914-2015
  • Variants

    • us: Oldham, Frances Kathleen, 1914-2015
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        19140724
    • Death Date

        20150807
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Cobble Hill (B.C.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (Ont.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Canada
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Food and Drug Administration
        • Affiliation Start: 1960
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Food and Drug Administration
    • Affiliation Start

        1960
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of South Dakota. School of Medicine
        • Affiliation Start: 1954
        • Affiliation End: 1957
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 11, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) University of South Dakota. School of Medicine
    • Affiliation Start

        1954
    • Affiliation End

        1957
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 11, 2015
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Chicago
        • Affiliation Start: 1938
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 11, 2015
    • Organization

        (naf) University of Chicago
    • Affiliation Start

        1938
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 11, 2015
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Sources

    • found: Library of Congress Manuscript Division for Her Papers, 1960-1996 (Frances Oldham Kelsey; dep. dir. for sci. and med affairs, Off. of Compliance, FDA, 1996)
    • found: WWinAm, 1996 (Kelsey, Frances Oldham; pharmacologist and govt. official; born as Frances Oldham in Cobble Hill, Vancouver Island, Canada, on July 24, 1914; naturalized U.S. citizen, 1956; m. Fremont Ellis Kelsey, 1943; med. officer FDA, Washington, 1960- ; dir. div. sci. investigations FDA, 1967- )
    • found: PREMARC file, Apr. 2, 1997 (hdg.: Oldham, Frances Kathleen, 1914- ; co-author of Essentials of pharmacology, 1947)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 11, 2015 (in obituary published Aug. 7: Dr. Frances Oldham Kelsey; b. Frances Oldham, July 24, 1914, Cobble Hill, Vancouver Island, B.C.; m. Dr. Fremont Ellis Kelsey, 1943 (d. 1966); became a naturalized American, 1956; d. Friday [Aug. 7, 2015], London, Ont., aged 101; saved U.S. babies from thalidomide)
  • Change Notes

    • 1997-04-02: new
    • 2015-08-11: revised
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