Bernadette DL. Libranda-Ramirez

Field of award: Immunology

Year awarded: 1999

Division: Health Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of her research contributions in the field of molecular biology of infectious diseases particularly schistosomiasis, capsule viral hepatitis, tuberculosis, filariasis and HIV/AIDS. Dr. Ramirez’s innovative works have had significant impact towards the development of newer strategies for the control and prevention of such infectious diseases in the country.

Education: PhD (Biological Science) University of Santo Tomas 1989; MS (Biological Science) University of Santo Tomas 1983; BS (Biology) University of the Philippines 1980