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Biochemist , educator , toxicologist

Eugenio Vilanova-Gisbert, Spanish toxicologist, biochemist, educator. Achievements include research in mechanism of neurotoxicity and biotransformation of pesticides, mainly on organophosphorous compounds; toxicological evaluation and risk assessment of industrial chemicals. Member Spanish Association Toxicology (president), European Federation of Toxicology (executive committee 1993-1999).

Background

Vilanova-Gisbert, Eugenio was born on February 4, 1948 in Villena, Alicante, Spain. Son of Eugenio Vilanova and Francisca Gisbert.

Education

Primaria, College Salesianos, Villena, Spain. B. in Chemistry, College Salesianos, Villena, Spain. Graduate chemistry, University Valencia.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Alicante, Spain.

Career

Assistant professor, U. Bilbao, Spain, 1972-1973; assistant professor, U. Center Alicante, Spain, 1973-1980; associate professor, lecturer, U. Alicante, Spain, 1980-1993; professor, U. Alicante, Spain, 1994-1997; professor, U. Miguel Hernandes, Alicante, Spain, since 1997. Advisor toxicology committee European Union, 1991-1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in mechanism of neurotoxicity and biotransformation of pesticides, mainly on organophosphorous compounds. Toxicological evaluation and risk assessment of industrial chemicals.

Membership

Member Spanish Association Toxicology (president), European Federation of Toxicology (executive committee 1993-1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: biology, photography.

Connections

Married Leonor Blanes, January 3, 1972. Children: Hector, Emma, Ines, Marcos.

father:
Eugenio Vilanova

mother:
Francisca Gisbert

spouse:
Leonor Blanes

child:
Emma Vilanova-Gisbert

child:
Hector Vilanova-Gisbert

child:
Marcos Vilanova-Gisbert

child:
Ines Vilanova-Gisbert