Schwartz, Samuel M.

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SCHWARTZ, Samuel M.

SCHWARTZ, Samuel M. American (born Canada), b. 1929. Genres: How-to books. Career: George Washington University, Washington, DC, associate professor of medicinal chemistry, 1956-64; National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, research grants program officer at National Cancer Institute, 1964, executive secretary of Medicinal Chemistry Study Section, Division of Research Grants, 1964-68, chief of Referral Office, 1968-71, chief of Scientific Programs Branch of National Eye Institute, 1971-73, associate director for Scientific Review for National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 1972-78, and Division of Research Grants, 1978-83, special assistant to the director of the National Institute of Arthritis, Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases and the Division of Research Grants, 1983-88; Professional and Scientific Associates, Potomac, MD, scientific director, 1988-91; Peer Review Associates Inc., Chevy Chase, MD, scientific director and president, 1991-; peer review of biomedical and behavioral research grants and contract proposals and other related activities. Publications: (with M.E. Friedman) A Guide to NIH Grant Programs, 1993. Address: Peer Review Associates Inc., 4620 North Park Ave. No. 708E, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]