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Alex Carballo-Dieguez, Argentinian, American research scientist behavioral studies. Licensed psychologist, New York. Recipient Scientific Achievement award 82nd Annual Scientific Assembly of Southern Medical Association, 1988. Member American Psychological Association (distinguished contributions to ethnic minority psychology award 1995), New York State Psychological Association, International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society.

Background

Carballo-Dieguez, Alex was born on June 13, 1951 in Buenos Aires. Came to the United States, 1982. Son of Ramon Carballo and Lilian Dieguez.

Education

Licence in Psychology, Catholic University, Buenos Aires, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, New School, New York City, 1986.

Career

Staff psychologist Center for Mental Health, Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, 1982-1985. Unit chief special treatment unit Interfaith Medical Center, 1985-1987. Chief psychologist and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome mental health coordinator Lutheran Medical Center, 1987-1988.

Director Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Mental Health Clinic Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1988-1989. Research scientist Human Immunodeficiency Virus Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, since 1988. Associate professor department psychiatry Columbia University.

Consultant Health Service Improvement Fund/Blue Cross Blue Shield, New York City, 1989-1990. Latino advisory board Gay Men's Health Crisis, New York City. Supervisor Institute for Human Identity, New York City, 1985-1989.

Membership

Member American Psychological Association (distinguished contributions to ethnic minority psychology award 1995), New York State Psychological Association, International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: skiing.