Fabio Leoni Werneck

Fellow: Awarded 1942

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Fellow: Awarded 1943

Field of Study: Organismic Biology & Ecology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 08-18-1894

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1942:

Appointed from Brazil:

WERNECK, FABIO LEONI.  Appointed for taxonomic studies of the Mallophaga of mammals; tenure, six months from April 15, 1943.

Born August 18, 1894, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Education:  University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Physician, 1919, Graduate in Pharmacy, 1920.

Assistant in the Laboratory, 1933–39, Chief of the Laboratory, 1939—, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro.

Publications:  Articles in Boletim Biológico, Comptes rendus hebdomadaires des séances et memoires de la Société de Biologie, Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Revista Médico-Cirúrgica do Brasil, Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, Revista de Entomologia, Revista Brasileira do Biologia.