Saltman, Paul

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Biochemist and nutritionist born in 1928 and educated at the California Institute of Technology (B.S. in 1949, Ph. D. in 1953). Saltman taught biochemistry at the University of Southern California from 1953 to 1967, when he accepted a position as Provost of UCSD's Revelle College. In 1972, Saltman was appointed UCSD's Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. He resigned from that position in 1980, returning to full-time teaching and research at UCSD. Saltman's research interests were largely concerned with basic chemistry of metal ions in biological systems and the nutritional role of trace metals. He earned awards for his teaching at both USC and UCSD. Saltman died in La Jolla on 27 August 1999.

From the description of Paul Saltman papers, 1933-1999. (University of California, San Diego). WorldCat record id: 42963290

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creatorOf Saltman, Paul. Paul Saltman papers, 1933-1999. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn University of California, San Diego. Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. Subject Files, 1960-1995. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
creatorOf Saltman, Paul. [Interview, May 10, 1999 [sound recording] / Paul Saltman ; interviewed by Stanley Chodorow]. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
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associatedWith Carnation Company, corporateBody
associatedWith Chodorow, Stanley. person
associatedWith Procter & Gamble Company, corporateBody
associatedWith Revelle College corporateBody
associatedWith Singer, Seymour Jonathan, person
associatedWith University of California, San Diego corporateBody
associatedWith University of California, San Diego. Dept. of Biology corporateBody
associatedWith University of California, San Diego. Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith Walton, Bill, 1952- person
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California
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Biochemistry
Biochemistry
Biochemists
Biology
Biology
Nutrition
Nutrition
Nutritionists
Trace elements in nutrition
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Birth 1928-11-04

Death 1999-08-27

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