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Pediatrics educator

Manuel Castro-Gago, Spanish pediatrics educator. Recipient Pediatric Investigation award Galician Pediatric Association, 1991, 95, 99.

Background

Castro-Gago, Manuel was born on August 30, 1947 in Barro, Pontevedra, Spain. Son of Manuel Castro Rey and Dolores Gago Rebon.

Education

Doctor of Medicine cum laude, University Santiago Compostela, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy cum laude, University Santiago Compostela, 1978.

Career

Associate professor pediatrics School Medicine University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1971—1976, titular professor pediatrics School Medicine, 1979—1983, professor pediatrics School Medicine, 1993. Adjunct clinician Hospital Clinico University, Santiago de Compostela, 1974-1979, chief division, 1979-1982, chief service neuropediatrics, since 1982.

Membership

Second lieutenant Spanish armed forces, 1974-1975. Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pediatrics Society Spain Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (award 2001), International Child Neurology Association, European Pediatric Neurology Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Iberam. Society Neurourology, Groupe Latin Pediatrie, Iberam.

Academy Child Neurology, European Society Neuropediats, Japanese Society Child Neurology, Spanish Neuropediat. Association (president reunion 1985, president 1991-1993, president V. Congress 1998), Galician Pediatric Association (honorary), Spanish Pediatrics Association (honorary investigation award 1991, 2001, Outpatient Pediatrics section award 1991), World Muscle Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, research.

Connections

Married Maria Ines Novo Rodriguez, March 29, 1975. Children: Adriana Maria, Maria Ines, Manuel Jose.

father:
Manuel Castro Rey

mother:
Dolores Gago Rebon

spouse:
Maria Ines Novo Rodriguez

child:
Adriana Maria Castro-Gago

child:
Maria Ines Castro-Gago

child:
Manuel Jose Castro-Gago