Dr. Peters began to study medicine in 1930 in Frankfurt, Munich, and Freiburg, Germany, continued in Padua, Italy (1933–1934), and completed study at the Long Island College of Medicine, Brooklyn, N.Y. (now the Medical College of the University of Upstate New York), where she received the M.D. degree in 1937. During the year 1934/1935 she did research work with Dr. A. M. Pappenheimer, Department of Pathology, Columbia University, New York, which she continued during the last two years of medical school in the Department of Pathology (Dr. Jean Oliver), Long Island College of Medicine. After graduation Dr. Peters spent a year with Dr. Thomas Addis, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, San Francisco, California.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerhard Bettendorf
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  1. 1.Abteilung für klinische und experimentelle EndokrinologieUniversitäts-FrauenklinikHamburgBundesrepublik Deutschland

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