12 Immigrants Who Made American Medicine Great

ISBN-10: 1632356287
ISBN-13: 9781632356284
Author: Slingerland, Janet
Interest Level: 3-7
Publisher: RiverStream Publishing

Publication Date: August 2018

Copyright: 2018

Page Count: 32

Series: A Nation Of Immigrants


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Interest Level

Grades 3-7

Reading Level

Guided Reading: T
Lexile: 710L
Accelerated Reader Level: 5.4
Accelerated Reader Points: 1.0

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Art

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

Description
This book profiles three pre-1950 medical practitioners and scientists and another nine contemporary professionals; in mini biographies examinging where they came from, and their notable contributions in America.. From Australia's Elizabeth Blackburn who discovered an enzyme in chromosones, to England's George Clowes who worked to establish chemotherapy as a treatment for cancer, to Lithuania's Andrew Schally who studied the growth of nerve cells in cancerous tumors, this book will inspire readers with stories of possibility and grit.and emphasizes how they made our country great.
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