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Carlos Alberto Faerron Guzman

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University of Costa Rica, Costa RicaM.D.12/2010Medicine
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, NetherlandsM.Sc.09/2015International Health and Development

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Dr. Faerron is the co-founder and current director of the InterAmerican Center for Global Health (CISG). CISG is the first global health hub in Central America and seeks to redefine the meaning of leadership and global health through innovative educational approaches.

Dr. Faerron began his career as a primary care doctor in a rural area of Costa Rica where he worked closely with migrant and indigenous populations. His work follows a health equity and human rights framework as a guiding principle and firmly believes in progress in health through community empowerment, research, and education. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Costa Rica, and his MSc. in International Health at Queen Mary University in Edinburgh and Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. Additional studies include Social Justice at the International Institute for Health and Development in Scotland and Social Innovation for Health from INCAE Business School. Dr. Faerron is a Fellow of the Central American Healthcare Initiative and adjunct faculty at the Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology at Harvard University and at the University of Maryland Graduate School.

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  1. Guzmán CAF, Aguirre AA, Astle B, Barros E, Bayles B, Chimbari M, El-Abbadi N, Evert J, Hackett F, Howard C, Jennings J, Krzyzek A, LeClair J, Maric F, Martin O, Osano O, Patz J, Potter T, Redvers N, Trienekens N, Walpole S, Wilson L, Xu C, Zylstra M. A framework to guide planetary health education. Lancet Planet Health. 2021 05; 5(5):e253-e255. PMID: 33894134.
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  2. Yu A, Lambert RF, Alvarado JA, Faerron Guzman CA, Seymour B. Integrating Competency-Based Didactic and Experiential Global Health Learning for Dental Students: The Global Health Learning Helix Model. J Dent Educ. 2019 Dec 09. PMID: 31818984.
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.