Inventor's Week: Fe del Mundo

Fe del Mundo was a Filipino inventor, doctor and humanitarian. The president of the Philippines offered her a full-ride scholarship to any medical school in the world, which allowed her to become the first woman to attend and graduate from Harvard Medical School. Learn more about the first woman to be named National Scientist of the Philippines.

2008 BTCA Awardee - Dr. Fe del Mundo

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