Cuban-Brazilian chemist Johan Gonzalez, pictured in his lab in Brazil, was chosen to present his renewable energy research at a prestigious American Chemical Society conference, but he can't get a visa to visit the U.S.
Cuban-Brazilian chemist Johan Gonzalez, pictured in his lab in Brazil, was chosen to present his renewable energy research at a prestigious American Chemical Society conference, but he can't get a visa to visit the U.S. Courtesy/Johan Gonzalez
Cuban-Brazilian chemist Johan Gonzalez, pictured in his lab in Brazil, was chosen to present his renewable energy research at a prestigious American Chemical Society conference, but he can't get a visa to visit the U.S. Courtesy/Johan Gonzalez

Cuban-Brazilian who missed ‘Olympics of chemistry’ now has visa to network with American chemists

August 18, 2016 07:58 PM

UPDATED August 19, 2016 05:53 PM

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Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter and editor since 1980.