Atilio Macchiavello Varas

Atilio Macchiavello Varas

Fellow: Awarded 1934

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Fellow: Awarded 1935

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 12-07-1902

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1933–34:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1934

Appointed from Chile:

MACCHIAVELLO VARAS, ATILIO:  Appointed for studies in the fields of preventive medicine and public health, at Harvard University; tenure, twelve months from September 15, 1934.

Born December 7, 1902, at Antofagasta, Chile. Education:  Instituto Nacional de Santiago, Bachiller, 1919; University of Chile, M.D., 1926.

Chief of the Municipal Bacteriological Laboratory of Antofagasta, 1928—; Chief of the Laboratory of the Hospital of Antofagasta, 1929—; Chief of the Sanitary Inspection Service of the Northern Sanitary Zone of Chile, 1931—.

Publications: Bacteriología de las Colecistitis, 1925. Articles in Revista del Instituto Bacteriológico de Chile, Boletín Sanitario Panamericano, Boletín del Servicio Nacional de Salubridad, Publicación del Servicio Sanitario Provincial de Antofagasta, Revista Médica de Chile, Revista de Medicina Moderna.