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Dr. Enrique Vega García - International Federation on Ageing. Washington, DC, US

Dr. Enrique Vega García Dr. Enrique Vega García

Unit Chief for the Healthy Life Course | Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)

Washington, DC, UNITED STATES

Dr. Vega is a specialist in geriatric medicine who has served as the Regional Advisor in Aging and Health at PAHO/WHO since January 2006.

Biography

Dr. Vega is a specialist in geriatric medicine who has served as the Regional Advisor in Aging and Health at PAHO/WHO since January 2006. Before joining PAHO/WHO, he was the National Director of Older Persons Care at the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Cuba; Deputy Director for the Research Center on Longevity, Aging, and Health in Havana; Professor of Geriatrics, Gerontology, and Public Health at the Medical University of Havana; and a former Secretary General of the Latin American Committee of the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics.

Areas of Expertise (3)

Geriatrics and Gerontology

Vaccination

Adult Vaccination

Affiliations (1)

  • Latin American Academy of Medicine of Aging: Board Member

Languages (2)

  • Spanish
  • English