Dr. Fernando Martinez Appointed Director of the BIO5 Institute

One of the most highly regarded researchers worldwide in childhood lung diseases, Dr. Fernando Martinez, has accepted the position of director for the BIO5 Institute at the University of Arizona. Martinez is the Swift-McNear Professor of Pediatrics at the UA, the director of the UA College of Medicine's Arizona Respiratory Center, a longtime BIO5 faculty member and most recently served as interim director of the BIO5 Institute.