Title: Adjunct Lecturer
Department(s): Humanities, Health and Society
Where are you from?
I am from Bogota, Colombia.
How long have you been with the PA program at FIU?
I joined the program in January 2017.
Role in the PA program:
I am one of the members of the faculty, I teach Physiology I & II and am participating faculty in Clinical Assessment I & II.
Medical Doctor, Family Practice from Juan N Corpas Medical School, Bogota Colombia 1990, Master in Medical Sciences from Saint Francis University, 2016
Physician Assistant from Miami Dade College 2016
Something unique about you:
I love to serve undeserved communities; I have been involved in different types of services for populations in need.
“When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile.” - Unknown
Family Medicine is my favorite practice.
I love Education especially using clinical simulation, I was director of Clinical Simulation during 3 years at Miami Dade College
Memberships and Service:
I am a member of FAPA, AMA and the American Academy of Anti-aging Medicine.
I am currently working for the Miami Veterans Hospital in the Hepatology and Primary Care Departments. I also have more than 10 years of experience teaching Basic Sciences and Clinical Sciences at Miami Dade College.