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Elion, Gertrude Belle

Born: 1918 AD
Died: 1999 AD
Nationality: N/A
Categories: Pharmacologist

1918 – Born on the 23rd of January in New York City, New York, United States.

1937 – She graduated in Hunter College, New York, United States.

1941 – She graduated with her Master of Science degree in New York University, Unted States.

1970 – She moved to the Research Triangle in Piedmont, United States.

        – She served as a professor at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.

1988 – She received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

1991 – She received the National Medal of Science.

        – She became the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

1997 – She received the Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement Award.

1999 – She died on the 21st of February in North Carolina, United States.