Rodrigues, Maria Ana was born on August 30, 1959 in Cape Verde Island. Daughter of Jose Miguel and Catarina (Barbosa) Rodrigues.
Bachelor, Mount Holyoke College, 1982;
Doctor of Medicine, Brown U., 1987;
Master in Public Health, Harvard University, 1987.
Resident in internal medicine, Brown U., Providence, Rhode Island, 1987-1990;
infectious disease fellowship, Brown U., Providence, Rhode Island, 1990-1992;
infectious disease consultant, Rhode Island Department Health, Providence, 1992-1993;
physician, Fall River (Massachusetts) Community Development, since 1993.