|Collection||Office of History Photograph Collection|
|Title||American and Soviet virologists outside the Soviet Poliomyelitis Institute|
|Caption||Group photograph of US delegation to USSR|
Group of American and Soviet virologists in Nukava, Russia taken during a visit by a group of 6 American virologists to the USSR. The group of American scientists included Dr. Albert Sabin, Dr. Robert Huebner, Dr. Robert Chanock, Dr. Bill Hammon, Dr. Ed Lynette, and Dr. Fred Davenport. The Soviet scientists included Dr. Mikhail Petrovich Chumakov who is seated next to Dr. Huebner. Dr. Chumakov was the director of the Poliomyelitis Institute. Bella Kaplan, who was Dr. Chumakov’s aide, is seated on Dr. Huebner’s other side.
|Credit line||Courtesy of the Office of History, National Institutes of Health|
|Number of images||1|
|Source||Chanock, Robert M.|
|Year Range from||1961|
|Year Range to||1961|
|Organizations||Union of Soviet Socialist Republics|
Chanock, Robert M.
Huebner, Robert J.
Chumakov, Mikhail Petrovich
Sabin, Albert B.