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epidemiologist

Asia De La Loma, Spanish epidemiologist. Achievements include first to Health Education on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome was accepted as essential for its prevention, specially in Spanish prisons; research in Viral Gastroentetis in Spain. Recipient Pharmaceutical support medal, Smith-Kline Beecham, Madrid, 1996, Institutional Collaboration medal, Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, 1997, Pedro Kouri Institute, Cuba, 2001.

Background

Loma, Asia De La was born on January 18, 1950 in Novotsaritsino, Russia. Daughter of Manuel De La Loma and Sinaida Danilova.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Universidad Complutense State University, Madrid, 1975. Master in Medical Sciences, Universidad Complutense State University, Madrid, 1975. Master in Microbiology and Parasitology, Universidad Complutense State University, Madrid, 1980.

Career

Medical civil servant National Center of Microbiology, Majadahonda, Spain, 1976—1985, chief microbiological information unit Spain, 1985—1988, chief diagnostic orientation unit Spain, 1988—1990. Programmes director Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, 1990—1993, director national center of microbiology, 1993—1994, deputy director public health laboratories, 1994—1997. Chief clinical coordination department National Center of Microbiology, Majadahonda, Spain, since 1997.

Advisor National Commission on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Madrid, 1983—1987. Temporary adviser World Health Organization, Geneva, 1985. Member editorial board Organ and Tissue Journal, Madrid, 1987—1999, Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology Spanish Journal, Barcelona, 1987—1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to Health Education on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome was accepted as essential for its prevention, specially in Spanish prisons. Research in Viral Gastroentetis in Spain.

Membership

Member Civic Committee against Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Madrid, 1988—1989, Association of Public Health Professionals, Madrid, 2001—2002. Member of Spanish Society of Transplant, Spanish Society of Epidemiology, Spanish Society of Virology, Spanish Society of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, swimming, travel, gardening, reading.

Connections

Married Juan Sebastian Milanes, December 24, 1972. Children: Eduardo Milanes, Alberto Milanes.

father:
Manuel De La Loma

mother:
Sinaida Danilova

spouse:
Juan Sebastian Milanes

child:
Eduardo Milanes Loma

child:
Alberto Milanes Loma