Rota Council Co-chair, Ciro A. de Quadros was honored on February 28 with the Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Foundation’s (BBVA) Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the category of Development Cooperation.

Ciro was celebrated for leading efforts to eliminate polio and measles from the Western Hemisphere and for being one of the most important scientists in the global eradication of smallpox. Congratulations, Ciro!

Read the press release.