Canadian doctor averted disaster by keeping thalidomide out of the U.S.

Frances Kelsey has a credo that has served her well through the years, and those years have stretched now to 100. Her voice strong and her gaze firm, she offers advice to those who might face adversity: "Just stick to your guns." A half century ago, the Canadian-born Dr. Kelsey stuck to her guns. An entire…

 

Related Reading:

The Aftermath of Thalidomide, The Globe and Mail, Special Report (Nov 2014)
 
Frances Oldham Kelsey, Chemical Heritage Foundation, Biography
 

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