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Year: 1903
Number: 36-0
   
Nominee:  
Walter Reed
M
1856
1902
prof, surgeon, Major
Army Medical School; Medical Service of the United States Army
Washington, DC
US (UNITED STATES)
   
Motivation: Work on yellow fever in Cuba, leading to proof of the role played by mosquitos in transmission of the disease.
   
Nominator:
 
James B Herrick
M
prof
Chicago
US (UNITED STATES)
IL
   
Evaluation: No
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