Council on Latin American and Iberian Studies

Yale and Brazil: Highlighting Institutional Partnerships

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Online See map

Join us for the second virtual event in the Yale and Brazil: Supporting Future Science Research series. This webinar “Highlighting Institutional Partnerships” will feature Yale Professor Michael Cappello and Yale alumni Silvia Nunes Szente Fonseca ’90 MPH, Corporate Director of Infectious Diseases at São Francisco Hospital, and Benedito Antonio Lopes da Fonseca ’94 PhD, Associate Professor at the University of São Paulo Ribeirão Preto Medical School. They will discuss how they partnered together to establish the USP-Yale Partnership for Global Health, an 8 week program where medical students from Brazil work in Yale labs, receive leadership training, and connect with scientists and scholars from around the world. Two graduates of the program will also join to talk about their experience and how it has impacted their careers.
Please register for this event here:
For additional information, please e-mail