Outstanding graduate in research, science and innovation

Nora Cardona

Its great academic and investigative concern has led it to be a world reference in tropical and neglected diseases such as leprosy; She has been working for more than 25 years at the Colombian Institute of Tropical Medicine –ICMT– where, thanks to her dedication and scientific rigor, she has had the possibility of designing, developing tests and evaluating their clinical application for the diagnosis of the aforementioned diseases, without counting the numerous publications in which she has participated as main or co-author. Therefore, Dr. Nora María Cardona Castro was awarded the recognition as an outstanding graduate in research, science and innovation.