Dr Maria Facadio Antero was born in Rio de Janeiro Brasil. After graduating high school she came to Johns Hopkins University where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a bachelor’s degree in Public Health.
She then went to University of Virginia where she received her MD degree and completed her residency in OBGYN at University of Connecticut in 2018. During her time in residency she won various awards for her academic efforts including highest score in the CREOGs two years in a row. She has been a member of both ASRM and ACOG since she was a medical student.