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Medical educator

Antonio Jose Ledo Alves Cunha, Brazilian medical educator. Fellow INCIEN (executive director); member Brazilian Academy Pediatrics.

Background

Cunha, Antonio Jose Ledo Alves was born on May 13, 1955 in Belem, Brazil.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Federal RY School Medicine, 1979. Master of Science, University Federal RY School Medicine, 1989. Master in Public Health, University North Carolina, 1992.

Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1996.

Career

Resident in pediatrics University Federal RY School Medicine, Rio de Janiero, 1980-1982, pediatrician, 1982-1985, head research division, 1985-1989, assistant professor, 1989-1996, associate professor, since 1999, chair department pediatrics, since 1998. Consultant World Bank, La Paz, Bolivia, 1998, World Health Organization, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 1997, PAHO, Lima, Peru, 1996, Asuncion, Pararvoy, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Respiratory Infection in Children, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow INCIEN (executive director). Member Brazilian Academy Pediatrics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Guitar playing, brazilian popular music composer.

Connections

Son of José Bachelor of Medicine Alves and Celimene Ledo Cunha. Married Thereza Vieira, February 7, 1977. Children: Irene Lopes, Clarissa.

father:
José Bachelor Cunha

spouse:
Thereza Vieira

children:
Irene Lopes Cunha

Clarissa Cunha