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Neurochemist

Ricardo Davila, Spanish neurochemist. Grantee in field. Member United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Bilbao, 1994, Athletic Club, Bilbao, 1982, The Txori-Herri Academy of Research, Basque Country, 1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Commission of Psychiatric Education, others.

Background

Davila, Ricardo was born on July 20, 1943 in Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain. Son of Ricardo and Margarita (Itziar) Davila.

Education

Bachelor Degree, College of Sciences, Madrid, 1963. Masters Degree, College of Sciences, Zaragoza, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Barcelona, 1969.

Doctorate cum laude, University Bilbao, 1971.

Career

Collaborator School of Medicine, Barcelona, Spain, 1966-1967. Assistant professor University Barcelona, 1967-1968. Associate professor University Bilbao, Spain, 1970-1974.

Head of biological laboratory Basque Government, Bilbao, 1974-1983. Director neurochemical research Basque Health Service, Zamudio, Spain, since 1983. Adjunct professor University Barcelona, 1968-1970.

Acting dean Medical School, Bilbao, 1972. Consultant for research Basque Government, since 1983. Adjunct professor research New York University School of Medicine, since 1982.

Membership

Member United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund, Bilbao, 1994, Athletic Club, Bilbao, 1982, The Txori-Herri Academy of Research, Basque Country, 1990. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy of Sciences, Commission of Psychiatric Education, others.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature, music, golf, paddle tennis.

Connections

Married Karen Lynn Wood, December 26, 1963. Children: Ricardo, Robert, Raquel, David, Wendy-Nerea.

father:
Ricardo Davila

mother:
Margarita (Itziar) Davila

spouse:
Karen Lynn Wood

child:
Ricardo Davila

child:
Robert Davila

child:
Raquel Davila

child:
David Davila

child:
Wendy-Nerea Davila