Meet the 2014 Class
The Pew Latin American Fellows Program in the Biomedical Sciences provides support for young scientists from Latin America to receive postdoctoral training in the United States. The program gives these individuals an opportunity to further their scientific knowledge by promoting exchange and collaboration between investigators in the United States and Latin America resulting in advances in research in Latin America.
For more information about the 2014 class visit the fellows directory.
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April was a banner month for Pew biomedical scholars and fellows. Three Pew scholars were elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a record seven Pew scholars and one national adviser to the Pew Latin American Fellows Program were inducted into the National Academy of Sciences. Read More
Juan Fuxman Bass, Ph.D., a 2012 Pew Latin American fellow originally from Argentina, is lead author of a study published in Cell describing powerful new techniques for identifying genetic sequences associated with disease. Read More
Ismael D. Bianco, a 1992 Pew Latin American Fellow, is part of a team in Córdoba, Argentina that has discovered a more effective delivery system for Paclitaxel, a chemotherapy drug commonly used to treat breast cancer. Read More