Adalberto Steeger Schaeffer

Adalberto Steeger Schaeffer

Fellow: Awarded 1936

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 08-22-1903

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1935–36:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1936

Appointed from Chile:

STEEGER SCHAEFFER, ADALBERTO:  Appointed for studies in the field of infectious diseases especially as related to pediatrics; tenure, twelve months from September 8, 1936.

Born August 22, 1903, at Puerto Montt, Chile.  Education: University of Chile, M.D., 1926.

Physician of the Clinic for Tubercular Children, 1927–28, Chief Medical Officer, 1928—, Arriarán Hospital, Santiago; Chief Medical Officer, 1927–34, Asilo Maternal “Carolina Freire”; First Assistant, 1928–32, Professor, 1932—, University Pediatric Clinic.

Publications:  Articles in Revista de Pediatria de Chile, Archivos del Hospital Arriarán.