Frances Oldham Kelsey
|Frances Oldham Kelsey|
|Born||24 Julie 1914|
Shawnigan, Breetish Columbie, Canadae
|Died||7 August 2015 (aged 101)|
Lunnon, Ontario, Canadae
|Thrift||Physician, FDA employee|
|Kent for||preventing thalidomide from coming to market in the United States|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Fremont Ellis Kelsey|
Frances Kathleen Oldham Kelsey PhD MD (24 Julie 1914 – 7 August 2015) wis an Canadian-American pharmacologist. She wis a reviewer for the U.S. Food an Drug Administration (FDA). She refusit tae authorize thalidomide for mercat acause she haed concerns aboot the drug's safety.
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- --- (1986). "Frances Kelsey". Canada Heirloom Series. Heirloom Publishing Inc. Retrieved 2009-08-15.