Eduardo Caballero y Caballero

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 10-26-1904

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1944:

Appointed from Mexico:

CABALLERO Y CABALLERO, EDUARDO.  Appointed for studies in the field of helminthology, particularly studies of the problem of onchocerciasis; tenure, twelve months from April 10, 1945.

Born October 26, 1904, Villahermosa, State of Tabasco, Mexico. Education:  National University of Mexico, Bachelor of Sciences, 1928, M.Sc., 1934, D.Sc., 1938.

Assistant, 1930–33, Investigator, 1934–38, Head of the Laboratory of Helminthology, 1939–42, and Head of Investigators, at the Institute of Biology; Professor of Laboratory Technique, 1935–36. Professor of Zoology, 1937–44, Faculty of Sciences, National University of Mexico; Head of the Biological Laboratory, 1935–37, Department of Secondary Education of the Secretariat of Public Education.

Publications:  Articles in Anales del Instituto de Biología, El Maestro Rural, Transactions of the American Microscopical Society, Revista de Educación, Revista de Parasitología, Clínica y Laboratorio, Annales de Parasitologie Humaine et Comparée, Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, Memorias de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias “Antonio Alzate”, Parasitology, Revista Brasileira de Biología. Contributor to Livro Jubilar Prof. L. Travassos, 1938.