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Biographical entry Mushin, Rose (1905 - 2002)

Born
1905
Poland
Died
2002
Israel

Summary

Rose Mushin worked in the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Melbourne. She conducted important research in E. coli and was able to prove that certain strains produce gastroenteritis. She taught both science and agricultural science students, as well as producing many publications. After her retirement in 1970 she moved to Israel where she worked for a veterinary institute, helping to control animal diseases.

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Events

1927
Life event - Settled in Australia
1938
Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1944
Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
1950
Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Melbourne
1970
Life event - Retired

Published resources

Encyclopedia of Australian Science Exhibitions

Journal Articles

  • Flesch, Juliet and McPhee, Peter, '150 Years, 150 Stories: Rose Mushin', Uni News, vol. 12, no. 16, 2003, p. 4. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • Flesch, Juliet and McPhee, Peter, 150 years, 150 stories: brief biographies of one hundred and fifty remarkable people associated with the University of Melbourne, Department of History, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, 2003, 168 pp. Details

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