We support books of scientific and historic value
Fundación Gador grants educational subsidies for the publishing of books that will have an impact due to the scientific or historic value of their contents. The works proposed should be original and should highlight the work done by biomedical researchers, offer applicable educational models or innovative ideas, that could be transferred to the sociocultural environment that concerns us.
The distribution of the books is free and will be handled by the respective subsidized authors or publishers.
Inés Bignone, Santiago Schiaffino
First handbook of this specialty in Spanish version. This work comprises 30 complete chapters, including definitions, regulations, operating procedures and special situations that the health professional must resolve when tackling practice, research and education of this new branch of medicine of high social impact.
Alfredo Buzzi, Federico Pérgola
Biographies of 46 outstanding personalities in Argentine medical science. Among them, Dr. R. G. Favaloro, J. M. Bosch, T. Insausti, P. del Río Hortega, C Reussi, C Romaña , and others. Short histories of exemplary lives and models of professional conduct.
Compilation of the scientific presentations in AAOMM since its founding in 1984 until 2004. Approximately one thousand scientific contributions and medical works that show the driving force and the huge productive capacity of one of the most prestigious scientific associations.
History of the remarkable discoveries by Doctors A.C. Taquini, E. Braun Menéndez, J.C. Fasciolo, M. Munóz. B.A. Houssay and L.F. Leloir during the 1930s and the 1940s that derived in the finding of angiotensin. This is one of the greatest achievements of Argentine science that, paradoxically, would serve abroad as a platform for one of the most successful lines in antihypertensive treatments. Once again, history prioritises the potential of Latin American inventiveness in medical investigation and shows the path that researchers of today should be guided through.
Christiane Dosne Pasqualini
A series of 13 biographies of memorable researchers from Argentina, whose professional careers have promoted remarkable knowledge in the struggle against diverse types of malignant tumors.The book summarizes the life and work of a group of paradigmatic researchers, for the young people that feel a calling towards the scientific career.