Our American Dream: Top Brain Surgeon Was Once Migrant Farm Worker

Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa leads a team of researchers hoping to find a cure.

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    Feb. 25, 2010: BALTIMORE, MD- Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa, Nero Surgeon at Johns Hopkins University. Photos of him one morning going from office to surgery.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa pictured inside the camper he slept in while working as a migrant farmer in California.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa speaks at graduation from Harvard University.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa at age four.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa and his family. 
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa embraces his mother in celebration of his graduation from Harvard University.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa working as a welder.
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    Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa pictured with his mother, father, brother during graduation in Mexico in 1986. 
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