Hardy, Harriet Louise, 1906-

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Physician and specialist in occupational medicine (Wellesley, A.B., 1928; Cornell University Medical School, M.D., 1932), Hardy was college physician and head of the Department of Health Education at Radcliffe (1939-1945). She identified beryllium poisoning, a new disease among workers, and collaborated with Alice Hamilton on revised editions of Insustrial Toxicology. Associated with the Massachusetts General Hospital in a number of capacities from 1940 on, she was chief of the Occupational Medical Clinic (1949-1961), and founded and was in charge of the Occupational Medical Service at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (1950-1971). Hardy taught at the Harvard Medical School, in the Department of Industrial Hygiene at the Harvard School of Public Health, at Tufts and at MIT. She died in 1993.

From the description of Papers, 1935-1994 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122413696

Physician and specialist in occupational medicine (Wellesley, A.B., 1928; Cornell University Medical School, M.D., 1932), Hardy was college physician and head of the Department of Health Education at Radcliffe (1939-1945). She identified beryllium poisoning, a new disease among workers, and collaborated with Alice Hamilton on revised editions of Industrial Toxicology. Associated with the Massachusetts General Hospital in a number of capacities from 1940 on, she was chief of the Occupational Medical Clinic (1949-1961), and founded and was in charge of the Occupational Medical Service at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) (1950-1971). Hardy taught at the Harvard Medical School, in the Department of Industrial Hygiene at the Harvard School of Public Health, at Tufts and at MIT.

From the description of Papers, 1910-1984 (inclusive), 1924-1980 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122611404

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referencedIn Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970. Papers 1909-1965 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Papers of the Hamilton family, 1818-1974 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Medical College of Pennsylvania. Oral History Project on Women in Medicine. Transcripts of oral history project, 1977-1978 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Van Waters, Miriam, 1887-1974. Papers, 1861-1971 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Papers, 1818-1974
creatorOf Kleinert, Margaret Noyes, 1879-1971,. [Margaret Noyes Kleinert oral history collection] [sound recording]. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Hardy, Harriet Louise, 1906-. Papers, 1935-1994 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Papers, 1918-1974. Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
referencedIn Radcliffe College Archives biography files, 1855-2007 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Stein, Samuel W., 1928-1988. Papers, 1962-1968 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Hardy, Harriet Louise, 1906-. Papers, 1910-1984 (inclusive), 1924-1980 (bulk). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Keeton, Robert E. Papers, 1962-1977. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Metcalf, Margaret Carter. Papers, 1937-1946 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Aub, Joseph C. (Joseph Charles), 1890-. Papers, 1918-1974. Harvard University, Medical School, Countway Library
referencedIn Papers, 1937-1946 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970. Papers, 1909-1987 (bulk: 1909-1965) Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Papers, 1962-1977 Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
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Great Britain
Massachusetts
South Africa
United States
United States
Vermont
Subject
Beryllium toxicology
Medical education
Physicians--Caricatures and cartoons
Women in science
Medicine, Industrial--Study and teaching
Beryllium industry--Employees--Health and hygiene
Lung--Dust diseases
Aging
Women physicians
Labor and laboring classes
Medical colleges--Faculty
Workers' compensation
Hazardous substances--Health aspects
Occupational health services
Mineral industries
Physicians
Beryllium industry--Employees--Diseases
Scientists
Work environment
Hazardous substances--law and legislation
Medicine--Study and teaching
Medicine--Research
Poisons--law and legislation
Sick--Psychology
Medicine, Rural--Practice
Air--Pollution
Public health
Industrial hygiene
Environmental health
Industrial toxicology
Asbestosis
Health education
Country life
Women scientists
Radiation--Toxicology
Women in medicine
Occupational diseases
Occupation
Physicians
Scientists
Naturalist
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Birth 1906-09-23

Death 1993-10-13

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