Title: Adjunct Associate Professor
Office: FCC 120
Department(s): MPAS Program
Where are you from?
I am of Puerto Rican and Mexican descent; grew up in Tucson, AZ; have lived in Miami for 20 years.
How long have you been with the PA program at FIU?
I have been an adjunct faculty since September 2017
Role in the PA program:
I teach in the Clinical Skills/Assessment/Integration, Clinical Applications/EBM, and Clinical Medicine courses
B.A., Psychology, Human Biology - Stanford University
M.D. - University of Arizona College of Medicine
Family Medicine Residency - UCLA/Santa Monica Hospital Program
M.S.Ed. - University of Southern California
Something unique about you:
I'm a big fan of science fiction and all things Star Trek. I've always wanted to do stand-up comedy.
"One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth doing is what we do for others."
All aspects of Family Medicine: valuing diversity; fostering inclusion.
Memberships and Service:
AMA & Florida Medical (FMA)
DCMA (Dade County Medical Association)
BCMA (Broward County Medical Association)