Dr. Héctor Armando Rincón León is an investigator at Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social; Médico Especialista “B”, Departamento de Epidemiología, Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad “Ciudad Salud”, Secretaría de Salud. He studied at Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana – Xochimilco; Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública; El Colegio de la Frontera Sur. His specialty is epidemiology and infectious diseases. He conducts research on Emerging Infectious Diseases such as Dengue, Zika y Chikungunya, Tuberculosis y Tuberculosis MDR, Infecciones Asociadas a la Atención en Salud (IAAS), Cáncer Cérvico-Uterino y HPV, and Enfermedades del Rezago. He has participated with LaRed since 2016.
LaRed Scientific Steering Committee
Dra. Emilia del Carmen Ruiz Hernández is in charge of the leadership in the area of Epidemiology at Hospital General de Tapachula. She studied at Universidad Autonoma de Chiapas and is a medical surgeon. She has participated with LaRed since 2016.