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Jaime Rivera (Gus Rivera)

Jaime Rivera, American former state agency administrator. Certified pediatrics, pediatric gastroenterology. Co-founder Latino Boricua Health Organization; board director United Way Delaware, Health Resources Board; Council State Service Centers; co-founder Delaware Hispanic Political Action Committee, Delaware Friends of Aspira committee.

Background

  • Rivera, Jaime was born in 1950 in San Juan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, City College New York, 1972. Doctor of Medicine, Harvard University, 1976.

    Career

    • Residency Bronx Municipal Hospital, Albert Einstein College Medical, New York City, 1976—1979. Fellowship Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College Medical, 1986. Private practice Delaware, 1987—1999.

      Chief medical officer Coventry Health Care, 1999—2001. Regional medical director Elder Health Pennsylvania, 2001—2004. Director division public health Delaware Health & Social Service Department, Dover, 2004—2009.

      Member national advisory committee Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Hablamos Juntos. Member Infant Mortality Collaborative. Co-chairman Delaware Infant Mortality Task Force.

      Member national advisory committee National Hispanic Medical Association.

    Major achievements

    • Certified pediatrics, pediatric gastroenterology.

    Membership

    Co-founder Latino Boricua Health Organization. Board director United Way Delaware, Health Resources Board. Council State Service Centers.

    Co-founder Delaware Hispanic Political Action Committee, Delaware Friends of Aspira committee.
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    Born 1950
    (age 67)
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