Silvia Josefina Venero-Fernandez | Editor
Affilation: National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology, Cuba
Positions and Employment: Sep 88 - Jul 90 Family Doctor, Policlinic Manicaragua, Municipality Manicaragua. Villa Clara, Cuba. Sep 90 - Jul 95 Family Doctor, Policlinic Mario Muñoz Monroy, Municipality Ranchuelo. Villa Clara, Cuba.
Sep95 - Dec 98 Specialisation in Hygiene and Epidemiology. Medicine School, Villa Clara, Cuba Jan 99 - Oct 99 Director of Municipal Centre of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Municipality Cifuentes. Villa Clara, Cuba Nov 99 - Jul 03 Lead of provincial program of vaccination and Lead of provincial program of leprosy Lead of provincial program of neurological infection syndrome. In Provincial Centre of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology. Villa Clara, Cuba Aug 03 - Now Researcher. Non-communicable diseases. Chronic respiratory diseases and allergic diseases. Immunoepidemiology. In National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology (INHEM) Present appointment: Lead of Department of Epidemiology. Centre of Epidemiology and Environmental Health. National Institute of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Microbiology (INHEM) (2008 – Present day) Recognitions and awards: Certificate of acknowledgement for work as teacher since 2007 to the present; Certificate of acknowledgement for conducting the workgroup of research HINASIC, University of Nottingham-INHEM, 2010.
• Annual Health Award. (2013); Award of the Academy of Sciences. (2013); Certificate of acknowledgement for the job in the National Technical Commission of Asthma • Award by the British Medical Society for contribution to international science. A financing was granted for permanence of the cohort of children of Cuba. (2014) • Honorary Title of "Assistant Professor (consultant) at the University of Nottingham." (2015).
Researcher in Non-communicable diseases. Surveillance system for NCD. Expert in allergic diseases, chronic respiratory diseases and Immunoepidemiology.