Pfizer’s principal research scientist, Vidia Surendra Roopchand, was born in the CARICOM South American nation of Guyana. News Americas recently caught up with him exclusively to get his thoughts now that the vaccine has become a reality.
Asked how he feels to be making history as an immigrant and a Caribbean immigrant from Guyana, as part of the team to deliver the first vaccine to possibly help curb the COVID-19 virus, Roopchand said “it was a humbling experience more than anything else!”
Read this fascinating article and interview HERE.
“Dare to Dream” advises Guyanese born Pfizer’s Principal Research Scientist who Worked On The Development Of The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine