Nilson Torres de Rezende

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 01-10-1904

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

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1940

Appointed from Brazil:

REZENDE, NILSON TORRES de:  Appointed for studies in the field of neuro-physiology; tenure, nine months from September 1, 1940.

Born January 10, 1904, in the State of Pernambuco, Brazil.  Education:  University of Rio de Janeiro, M.D., 1927. Studies in the United States and in Europe, 1932–33, 1937–40.

Assistant in laryngology, 1927–32, University of Brazil; Assistant in nose, throat and ear, 1934, School of Medicine and Surgery and Gaffrée Guinle Foundation Hospital, Rio de Janeiro; First Assistant in Neurosurgery, 1937–40, St. Luke’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.

Publications:  Articles in Folha Médica.