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Medical educator

Francisco Antonio Rojo-Vázquez, Spanish medical educator. Achievements include research in genetic resistance to the infection by gastrointestinal nematodes in sheep. Fellow: Veterinary Medical Association Spain; member: National Academy Pharmacy, National Medical Professional Academy, National Veterinary Academy.

Background

Rojo-Vázquez, Francisco Antonio was born on November 12, 1945 in León, Spain. Son of Jaime Rojo-Rodriguez and Celia Vázquez-Rodríguez.

Education

Degree in Veterinary Medicine, León. Doctor of Philosophy. Diploma, EVPC Spanish Governor, European Union.

Career

Assistant professor, veterinary parasitology Faculty Veterinary Medical University Oviedo, León, 1970—1973, lecturer, veterinary parasitology, 1973—1977. Professor, parasitology Faculty Pharmacy, University Salamanca, Spain, 1977—1983. Professor, veterinary parasitology Faculty Veterinary Medicine, Madrid, 1983—1989, León, 1989—2008.

Research scientist Spanish Council of Scientific Research, León, 1974—1975. Visiting professor veterinary medicine University Pennsylvania, 1995—1996. Science director Research Center Animal Health National Institute Agricultural & Food Research & Technology, Madrid, 2008—2009.

Director General Research Tech INIA, 2008—2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in genetic resistance to the infection by gastrointestinal nematodes in sheep.

Membership

Fellow: Veterinary Medical Association Spain. Member: National Academy Pharmacy, National Medical Professional Academy, National Veterinary Academy.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, reading, travel.

Connections

Married María Dolores Torres-Lobejón, July 21, 1973. Children: Francisco Rojo-Torres, Camino Rojo-Torres.

father:
Jaime Rojo-Rodriguez

mother:
Celia Vázquez-Rodríguez

spouse:
María Dolores Torres-Lobejón

child:
Francisco Rojo-Torres Rojo-Vázquez

child:
Camino Rojo-Torres Rojo-Vázquez