Elizabeth M. Bright, sitting in lab
Description: Between 1918 and 1924, physiologist Elizabeth M. Bright, then affiliated with the Laboratory of Physiology, Harvard Medical School, worked on the effects of radiation, publishing in such journals as Journal of General Physiology and Journal of Physiology...Creator/Photographer: Julian Scott..Medium: Black and white photographic print..Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives ( http://siarchives.si.edu/ ) ..Collection: Accession 90-105: Science Service Records, 1920s – 1970s - Science Service, now the Society for Science & the Public, was a news organization founded in 1921 to promote the dissemination of scientific and technical information. Although initially intended as a news service, Science Service produced an extensive array of news features, radio programs, motion pictures, phonograph records, and demonstration kits and it also engaged in various educational, translation, and research activities...Accession number: SIA2008-0032
Elizabeth M. Bright (1893–1975) American researcher and physiologist who has collaborated with oceanographer Alfred C. Redfield to study the effects of radiation on various animal models In 1912, Bright was hired by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, where she worked as a junior researcher in the Department of Physiology, while also holding a position as a research assistant at Harvard Medical School, also in the Department of Physiology. In 1918, Bright worked with the oceanographer at Woods Hole. From 1918 to 1924, Bright worked with oceanographer Alfred C. Redfield.