Ofelia Olivero

Ofelia Olivero

Ofelia Olivero

Power Words

Obligación, Sobresalir, Modelo
Obligation, Excel, Role Model

Where were you born? 

Argentina

What school did you attend? 

National University of La Plata, Argentina

What gained your interest in the NIH? 

The scope of the research and the cutting edge science.

What kind of work do you do at the NIH? 

I am a scientist interested in cancer research. More specifically, understanding the effect that anti-AIDS medicines have on patients.

What message would you like to send to young Hispanics who are considering going to college? 

Many of our parents worked hard for us to get an education. It is our moral obligation to pay back. Do not forget that you are role models for the next generation. You can do it, you can excel at it!