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researcher , chemistry professor

Pedro Calvo-Fernandez, Spanish chemistry professor, researcher. Recipient Science prize, Royal Academy Pharmacy, 1978. Member of European Neurosci. Association, American Chemical Society, Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Background

Calvo-Fernandez, Pedro was born on May 17, 1949 in Madrid, Spain. Son of Ambrosio Calvo and Valentina Fernandez.

Education

Licentiate in Biology, Salamanca University, Spain, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry, Salamanca University, Spain, 1977.

Career

Research fellow Ministry Education, Salamanca University, 1974—1977, assistant professor, 1978—1981, associate professor, 1981—1984. Research associate Medical College Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 1977—1978, 1980—1981. Professor Ministry Education, Leon University, Leon, Spain, since 1984.

Director data processing unit Leon University, 1987—1988, rector's office research director, 1990—1994, head department molecular biology, since 2006. Referee in field.

Membership

Member of European Neurosci. Association, American Chemical Society, Spanish Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, writing, photography, computers.

Connections

Married Sagrario Flores-Cortina, August 3, 1975 (divorced May 30, 1988). Children: Nuria Calvo-Flores, Guillermo Calvo-Flores. Married Arancha Pesquera-Tauroni, May 27, 2000.

Children: Patricia Calvo-Pesquera, Yaiza Calvo-Pesquera.

father:
Ambrosio Calvo

mother:
Valentina Fernandez

spouse:
Arancha Pesquera-Tauroni

spouse:
Sagrario Flores-Cortina

child:
Patricia Calvo-Pesquera Calvo-Fernandez

child:
Yaiza Calvo-Pesquera Calvo-Fernandez

child:
Nuria Calvo-Flores Calvo-Fernandez

child:
Guillermo Calvo-Flores Calvo-Fernandez