Charles Wardell Stiles Photo

Charles Wardell Stiles

Born: May 15, 1867

Death: Jan 24, 1941

Birthplace: United States of America

Nationality: United States

Charles Wardell Stiles

Date of Birth : May 15, 1867
Date of Death : Jan 24, 1941
Birth Place : United States of America

Charles Wardell Stiles was an American parasitologist born in Spring Valley, New York. He was notable for working on a campaign against hookworm infestation in the American South, where it had been found to cause high rates of anemia, a debilitating disease.

Awards Won

  • Public Welfare Medal
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