Juan Pedro Picena

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 01-01-1906

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

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1939

Appointed from Argentina:

PICENA, JUAN PEDRO:  Appointed for studies in the field of modern pathology; tenure, twelve months from September 18, 1939.

Born January 1, 1906, at Rosario, Argentina.  Education:  University of the Litoral, M.D., 1932; Institute of Pathological Anatomy, Leipzig, 1934–35.

Pathologist, 1933–36, Garibaldi Hospital, Rosario; Pathologist, 1936–37, Caridad Hospital; Head of Section of Hematology, 1937—, Acting Director, 1938, Research Director and Chief of Biopsy, 1938—, Institute of Pathological Anatomy and Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of the Litoral, Rosario.

Publications:  Articles in Revista Médica de Rosario, Revista de la Sociedad Argentina de Biología, Archivos Argentinos de Oftalmología, La Semana Médica, Boletín de la Sociedad de Cirujía de Rosario, Actas del VËš Congreso Nacional de Medicina, Revista de Pediatría de Rosario, Revista de Ortopedia y Traumatología, Revista Argentina de Dermatología, Revista del Centro de Estudios de Ciencias Médicas.