Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
Dr. Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales received his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, and his Master of Sciences in Protozoology (MSc) from Universidad de Los Andes, Trujillo, Venezuela. He received his Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (DTM&H) from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, and University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (FRSTMH), London, UK; a Fellow of the Faculty of Travel Medicine (FFTM) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (RCPSG), Glasgow, Scotland, UK; and a Fellow of the American College of Epidemiology (FACE), USA. He is also a candidate for Doctor in Parasitology (PhD), Universidad Central de Venezuela. He is a Doctor of Sciences honoris causa (HonDSc) from Universidad Privada Franz Tamayo (UniFranz), Cochabamba, Bolivia. Prof. Rodriguez-Morales is the President of the Travel Medicine Committee, Pan American ID Association, and the Vice President of the Colombian ID Association. He is a Senior Researcher of Colciencias (2017-2019), and a Professor at the Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira, Pereira, Risaralda, Colombia (H index=28).