Jonas Salk

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Jonas Salk
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Jonas Salk at Copenhagen Airport (May 1959)
BornJonas Edward Salk
28 October 1914(1914-10-28)
New York, New York
Died23 Juin 1995(1995-06-23) (aged 80)
La Jolla, Californie,
Unitit States
Restin place
El Camino Memorial Pairk
San Diego, Californie
ResidenceNew York, New York
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvanie
La Jolla, Californie
Alma materCeety College o New York
New York Varsity
Varsity o Michigan
Kent forFirst polio vaccine
Hauf-marrae(s)Donna Lindsay (m. 1939–1968)
Françoise Gilot (m. 1970–1995)
AwairdsLasker Award (1956)
Scientific career
FieldsMedical research,
virology and epidemiology
InstitutionsVarsity o Pittsburgh
Salk Institute
Varsity o Michigan
Doctoral advisorThomas Francis, Jr.
SignaturJonas Salk signature.svg

Jonas Edward Salk (/sɔːlk/; October 28, 1914 – Juin 23, 1995) wis an American medical researcher an virologist.