A group of scientistsled by authorities sanitiarias mexican, will combat the epidemic of coronavirus in Mexico, led by the secretary of Health, Jorge Alcocer, and the assistant secretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell, this is based on that implemented the framework of daily lectures that exposes the technical report in relation to the pandemic of coronavirus.
The digital publishing independent Political Animal documented that said group is Composed by doctors, specialists in immunology, virology and infectology, and epidemiology, as well as in chronic diseases, environmental epidemiology, health promotion, promotion of the mental health and other fields of medical knowledge, the group of scientists, is also accompanied of the own knowledge of the holder of the secretariat of Health (SSa) and López-Gatell.
The members of the council collaborate in different public institutions and educational of the country and are professionals who also stand out for their extensive knowledge in the field of publication of scientific articles. It was from the 27th of February that this circuit of scientists began to work in different processes of planning, evaluation and implementation to address the contingency that is lived by the COVID-19.
The dr. Alcocer with over 50 years of experience in the health sector, in addition to being a member emeritus of the National System of Researchers (SNI). It equally has a postgraduate degree in Immunology at the ICRF Tumor Inmunology in the University of London, and a phd in Medical Sciences from the UNAM. He is the author of over 200 scientific publications and has more than 6,000 references to their publications.
Dr. Lopez-Gatell, undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, is also a member of the SNI and account with a Doctorate and Phd in Epidemiology from the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He is a specialist in Internal Medicine by the National Institute of Nutrition and Medical Sciences “Salvador Zubirán”, national autonomous university of mexico.
Dr. José Luis Alomía Zegarra it is director general of epidemiology of the secretariat of Healthexpert in the field, with a postgraduate degree in Epidemiology from the management by the John Hopkins University. It is also a medical surgeon at the Autonomous University of Montemorelos, Nuevo León. Has a master’s degree in Management of Health institution by the Sonoran Institute of Public Administration.
Dr. Mauricio Hernández Ávilais director of Benefits Economic and Social IMSS (Mexican Institute of Social Security)with over 40 years of experience in the industry and a member of the SNI, level III.
Dr. Freddy Rafael Dominguez Sosa it is doctor infectologist of the Hospital South Central High Specialty of PEMEX, expert in infectious diseases. Also member of SNI level II.
The Surgeon and Lorena Rodriguez Bores, technical secretariat of the National Council of Mental Health, is an expert in the matter, as well as a teacher and doctoral student in Public Mental Health by the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
Dr. Alethse of the Tower Roses is the general director of the National Center for the Prevention and Control of HIV-Aidsin addition an expert in infectious diseases and Public Health; Master in Public Health in developing countries from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine of United Kingdom.
Dr. Ricardo Cortés Alcalá is director-general of Health Promotion and an expert in epidemiology, post-Graduate in the matter by the UNAM. Director of Surveillance of non-communicable diseases. Operational leader for the National Center Liaison to the International Health Regulations and the Mexican Service of Intelligence Epidemiological. Specialist in Public Health by the National Institute of Public Health.
Dr. Olivia Pérez Arellano is secretary of health of Mexico City; doctor of Sciences in Public Health by the National Institute of Public Health. Master in Social Medicine by the UAM-Xochimilco.
Dr. Guadalupe Espitia Hernandez, specialist in Pneumology and Internal Medicine of the ISSSTE. Medical Neumóloga, apart from a Phd in Medicine. Phd in Administration at the UNAM. Specialist in Internal Medicine.
The lieutenant Víctor Gómez Bocanegra is Head of the department of epidemiology of the General Directorate, Deputy of Health Naval of the NAVY. Expert in Epidemiology. Master in Public Health. Professor of the Faculty of Medicine of the UNAM.
The greatest Surgeon Luis Felipe Madrigal Mendoza is Head of Public Health of the Directorate General of Military Health system of the ministry of defence. A Public Health expert. Doctor Surgeon. Specialist in Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Victor Hugo Borja Aburto serves as Director of medical Benefits of the IMSS with over 35 years of experience in the health sector. Member of SNI, level II, with a doctorate in Epidemiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Medal of Merit Health by the Mexican Society of Public Health 2016.
Dr. Ruy López Ridaura, Director General of the National Center of Preventive Programs and Disease Control (CENAPRECE), is an expert in Epidemiology, and a member of SNI, level II, with a Doctorate in Nutritional Epidemiology from the School of Public Health from Harvard.
Dr. Gustavo Reyes Terán, director of the Coordinating Commission of National Institutes of Health, and Hospitals of High Specialtyhas more than 20 years of experience in infectious diseases. Member of the SNI, level III. Driver of the change of the treatment regimen for people with HIV. Founder of the service of infectious diseases for Immunocompromised Patients and the Infectious Disease Department of the INER (2000).
Dr. Ana De la Garza, who is the Director of Operational Research, Epidemiological and a Phd in Public Health.
Doctor Christian Zaragoza, specialist in Epidemiology, director of Epidemiological Information.
Dr. Concepción Grajales Muñiz, coordinator of the Epidemiological Surveillance of the IMSS and medical specialist in Epidemiology.
Dr. Celia Alpuche Aranda, director of the Center for Research on Infectious Diseases of the National Institute of Public Health, member of the SNI level II and former president of the Mexican Association of Infectology and Clinical Microbiology.