** MEDICAL EDUCATION
Medico y Cirujano (Medical Doctor), University of Cartagena Medical School, Colombia, SA, 1980-1987.
Clinical Rotations of 6 months each in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics and Gynecology/Obstetrics, 1984-1986.
Rotating Internship in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics, Gynecology/Obstetrics, Emergency Medicine, Outpatient Clinics, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology and Ophthalmology, 1986-1987.
** POSTGRADUATE TRAINING
Pediatrics Internship, University of Texas Medical Branch, 400 Harbor Side Drive, Galveston, Texas 77558. July 1,1989-June 30, 1990. Program Director: Ann Richardson, MD.
General Psychiatry Residency, University of Texas Medical School, 1300 Moursund, Suite 267, Houston, TX 77030. July 1. 1990-June 30, 1992. Program Director: Edward Riley, MD.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, University of Texas Medical School, 1300 Moursund, Suite 180, Houston, TX 77030. July 1, 1992-June 30, 1994. Program Director: Gene Hornsby, MD.
Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Fellowship, University of Texas Medical School, 1300 Moursund, Suite 197, Houston, TX 77030. July 1,1993-June 30,1994. Program Director: Kay Lewis, MD.
** OTHER ACADEMIC EXPERIENCES
Consultant to Department of Neuropsychology for children with MR/DD manifesting behavioral/psychiatric symptomatology; Collaboration with Down Syndrome and Mentally Retarded Research Team.
Consultant to Department of Pediatrics - CHOSEN Clinic for children with Developmental Disabilities.
Supervised and documented experience with Electro-Convulsive Therapy at Hermann Hospital.
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Harris County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
Texas Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians
American Psychiatric Association
Texas Academy of Psychiatry