Valentina Grajales is originally from Colombia and lived most of her life in Florida. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and minor in Art History from the University of Florida, where she studied Printmaking, Art History and Pre-Med. She studied abroad both in Brazil and France. She then earned a Masters of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Georgetown University and spent a year at the National Institutes of Health investigating gynecological cancers and breast cancer. She attended medical school at the University of Virginia and went through medical rotations in Rwanda and Guatemala. She speaks Spanish, Portuguese and French. In her free time, Valentina enjoys making art, gardening, going to the movies and traveling. Valentina is now training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Department of Urology.
Education & Training
- BFA, University of Florida
- MS, Georgetown University
- MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine