7.24.2008

From Migrant Worker to Brain Surgeon: Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa's Story

Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa talks to Big Think about his incredible, and improbable, journey from his birth in Baja, Mexico, to his time as a migrant worker to his work today as a neurosurgeon and neuroscientist at Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Click here for video interview.

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Farmworker to Surgeon: Immigrant Lives Dream
A Surgeon’s Path From Migrant Fields to Operating Room
Illegal Immigrant Becomes World-Renowned Brain Surgeon
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