Prof. Jorge Luis Leon Alvarez

Hospital Hermanos Ameijeiras

Graduated in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine in Havana (1987), residency in Internal Medicine (1990-93) in the Hermanos Ameijeiras Hospital (HHA). He has held various positions in the Cuban national health system. He has experience in professional work abroad (Cape Verde and China). Experience in teaching graduates from their expertise has been devoted to the study of patients with complicated hypertension (HTA C) or resistant to treatment, directed the study protocol and research in HTA C. Belongs to Group of HHA Multidisciplinary hypertension. He is currently Professor of Internal Medicine at the HHA.


  • 1990 - current

    Hospital Hermanos Ameijeiras


  • 1978 – 1981

    Instituto Preuniversitario Pedro Ortiz, La Habana

  • 1981 - 1987

    Hospital Miguel Enriquez, Instituto de Ciencias Médicas de La Habana, La Habana

    Facultad de Medicina