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researcher , medical educator

Elaine Elisabetsky, Brazilian medical educator, researcher. Grantee International Foundation Science, 1985-1988; Fulbright, 1989-1990. Advisor Brazilian Union Rubber Tapers, Acre, since 1992. Fellow Brazilian Society Advancement of Science; member Brazilian Society Ethnoecology and Ethnobiology (president 1996-1998), International Society Ethnopharmacology, International Society Ethnobiology (board directors since 1988).

Background

Elisabetsky, Elaine was born on September 21, 1954 in São Paulo, Brazil. Daughter of Marco and Anna (Neuss) Elisabetsky.

Education

Bachelor in Bioscience, Esoda Paulista de Medicina, São Paulo, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacology, Esoda Paulista de Medicina, São Paulo, 1981. Postgraduate, London University, 1986.

Career

Associate professor University Federal Para, Belem, Brazil, 1981-1990. Professor Federal University Rio Grande Sul, Porto Alegra, Brazil, since 1991. Consultant, representative International Union Conservation Nature, Germany, since 1995.

Consultant Shaman Pharmaceutical, San Francisco, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Medical Resources of Tropical Forest, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Advisor Brazilian Union Rubber Tapers, Acre, since 1992. Fellow Brazilian Society Advancement of Science. Member Brazilian Society Ethnoecology and Ethnobiology (president 1996-1998), International Society Ethnopharmacology, International Society Ethnobiology (board directors since 1988).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, swimming, music, dancing, photography.

Connections

father:
Marco Elisabetsky

mother:
Anna (Neuss) Elisabetsky