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Immunologist , consultant , researcher

Francisco Juan Leyva-Cobián, Spanish immunologist, researcher, consultant. Recipient award Spanish Association Against Cancer, 1983; Fulbright scholar, 1985-1987. Member Spanish Society Immunology (general secretary 1990-1994), American Association Immunologists, American Society Microbiology.

Background

Leyva-Cobián, Francisco Juan was born on April 24, 1947 in Madrid. Son of Francisco Leyva-Alvarez and Concepción Cobián-Elberdin.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Complutense, Madrid, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Complutense, Madrid, 1981. Specialist in immunology, University Complutense, Madrid, 1982.

Career

Resident in internal medicine Hospital Provincial, Madrid, 1973-1975. Research fellow Institute Armand-Frappier, Laval, Quebec, Canada, 1975-1977. Senior staff associate Hospital Ramónew york Cajal, Madrid, 1977-1984.

Visiting professor Washington University School Medicine, St. Louis, 1985-1987. Head department immunology Hospital University Marqués de Valdecilla, Santander, Spain, since 1988. Consultant Serono Laboratories, Madrid, 1983-1985.

Reviewer grant proposals National Evaluation Agency, Ministry Education, Madrid, since 1987. Member National Commission for Immunology Education, Madrid, 1989-1994. Consultant, reviewer grant proposals Ministry Health, Madrid, since 1991.

Membership

Member Spanish Society Immunology (general secretary 1990-1994), American Association Immunologists, American Society Microbiology.

Connections

Married Asunción Ruíz de la Fuente, December 20, 1987. Children: Elena, Elisa.

father:
Francisco Leyva-Alvarez

mother:
Concepción Cobián-Elberdin

spouse:
Asunción Ruíz de la Fuente

child:
Elena Leyva-Cobián

child:
Elisa Leyva-Cobián