Américo S. Albrieux

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 10-07-1909

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1940

Appointed from Uruguay:

ALBRIEUX MURDOCH, AMÉRICO SANTIAGO:  Appointed for studies in the field of endocrinology, in particular hormone therapy; tenure, twelve months from September 15, 1940.

Born October 7, 1909, in Colonia Suiza, Uruguay.  Education:  University of Montevideo, M.D., 1939.

Chief of Division, Laboratory of Endocrinology, 1936-37, University of Montevideo; Assistant, 1937–39, Chief of Division, 1939—, Institute of Endocrinology, Montevideo; Chief of Biological Control of Hormones, 1939—, Ministry of Public Health, Uruguay.

Publications:  Articles in Anales de la Facultad de Medicina, Archivos de la Sociedad de Biología de Montevideo, Klin, anales del Ateneo de Clinica Quirúrgica, Bulletin de l’Académie de Médicine, Presse Médicale, Endocrinology, anales del Congreso Pan Americano de Endocrinología, Société Médicale de Hôpitaux de Paris.