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Leopoldo Machado. Assistant Communication Advisor

Leopoldo is a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University, where he is pursuing innovative ways to employ biotechnology and genetics to study host-pathogen interactions. Before moving to the USA, he received his Bachelor and Master degrees in Pharmacy from Federal University of Minas Gerais in Brazil and completed a PhD in Biotechnology in the University of Manchester in the UK. Leopoldo is very engaged by programs and opportunities aimed to promote research and science education. He is a gay man and member of oSTEM where he is involved in mentorship programs. In his free time, he enjoys doing meditation, exercising, hiking, traveling and exploring bars and coffee shops.

Contact info

Dr. Jorge Galan Laboratory
Boyer Center for Molecular Medicine

3rd Floor, 295 Congress Avenue

New Haven, CT 06536
leopoldo.machado@yale.edu