#198280 Overall Influence

Eleanor Anne Young


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Eleanor Anne Young was a Catholic religious sister, research scientist, and educator. She was inducted into the Texas Women's Hall of Fame in 1994.Biography The daughter of Carl Young and Eleanor Hamilton, she was born in Houston. Young joined the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word in 1946. She received a bachelor's degree in biology and chemistry from Incarnate Word College, a master's in nutrition education from St. Louis University and a PhD in nutrition, biochemistry and physiology from the University of Wisconsin. She was an associate professor at Incarnate Word College and then a professor in medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center. Young often asked her students to eat the same food as was being served to patients to help them appreciate the patient's viewpoint. She also served on the staff at the Health Center Hospital as an associate consulting member and as a consultant in nutrition at the Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Saint Louis University

Private research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, and Madrid, Spain

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Hospital in Texas, United States

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How’s this person influential?
#5907 World Rank