Quito, December 20, 2016
Rosalía Arteaga will deliver a speech to receive Ismail Serageldin at the RAED
The Royal European Academy of Doctors (RAED) will confer the rank of Academician of Honor, to the director of the Library of Alexandria and former vice president of the World Bank, Ismail Serageldin.
On December 20, the solemn ceremony will be held, where the former president of Ecuador, Rosalía Arteaga, will be in charge of the proclamation of the speech to receive Ismail Serageldin as a member of the RAED, with whom Arteaga shares the board of directors of the Library of Alexandria.
The solemn act, which will take place in Barcelona, will also incorporate as honorary scholars Aaron Ciechanover, Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2004; Björn O. Nilsson, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences; and Josep Maria Gil-Vernet, a pioneer in numerous urological techniques.
The Royal Academy of Doctors has members, from Law and Economics, Medicine and Psychology, Physics and Engineering, Geography and Anthropology, who through their work, have had a positive impact on the sciences, arts and society.