Medical doctor with master in Public Health and Health Administration, with 13 years experience in public health, especially health promotion, social marketing and risk communication during epidemics, pandemics and natural disasters in Mexico Ministry of Health and PAHO. Mexico MoH Risk Communication lead in 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic. Part of WHO working group on Health in all Policies and Lead for Influenza Research Agenda Risk Communication Experts Group since 2009. Consultant on risk communication and social engagement for CDC and PAHO.
Interested in behavioral change communication, social engagement and emergency risk communication as well as decision makers & stakeholeders engagement during outbreaks and health emergencies