Piot, Peter

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Name
Piot, Peter Gender: M
Peter Karel Piot
born on 17 February 1949 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Leuven, Belgium, 50n53, 4e42
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 28°22' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 23°47 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 20°59'



Peter Piot
photo: PieterMorlion at Dutch Wikipedia (Original text: Pieter Morlion), license cc-by-2.5

Biography

Belgian microbiologist known for his research into Ebola and AIDS. After helping discover the Ebola virus in 1976 and leading efforts to contain the first-ever recorded Ebola epidemic that same year, Piot became a pioneering researcher into AIDS. He has held key positions in the United Nations and World Health Organization involving AIDS research and management. He has also served as a professor at several universities worldwide.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Taeger.

Categories

  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Microbiologist)
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Ebola virus)