Bishop, Ruth Frances (1933-)

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Microbiologist
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Ruth Bishop was a research assistant at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, where she worked in the Department of Gastroenterology as a microbiologist. She was later appointed a Research associate in the University of Melbourne's Department of Paediatrics. In 1973 she led a team that discovered the virus that is the most common cause of gastroenteritis in young children.

  • Education - Bachelor of Science (BSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Education - Master of Science (MSc) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Education - Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Research Fellow at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
  • Career position - Senior Research Fellow at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
  • Education - Doctor of Science (DSc) received from the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Principal Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
  • Career position - Senior Principal Research Fellow at the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Bishop, Ruth Frances
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Where are the Women in Australian Science?
    McCarthy, Gavan; Morgan, Helen; Smith, Ailie; van den Bosch, Alan
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, 2003
  3. Ruth Bishop
    Cytowicz, Barbara
    Published: 2000
    Series: Australasian Science, 21, 9, 46

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  1. REGISTER OF NURSES FOR 1933.
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