Fundación Huésped, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Omar has been Director of Clinical Research of Huésped Foundation since 2012. He obtained his degree from the University of Córdoba in 1995. He specialized in Internal Medicine and University Specialist in Infectious Diseases (UBA, 2004), Master in Comprehensive Management of HIV-AIDS (University of Barcelona, 2003) and Doctor of Medicine (University of Barcelona, 2016). It has been dedicated to the care of people with HIV since 1997 in various public and private areas of Argentina and Spain, prisons and NGOs. He has worked as a consultant on HIV projects in Tanzania and as a consultant in several Latin American countries. From 2009 to 2012 he was Regional Adviser for HIV / AIDS Treatment for the Pan American Health Organization, Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization, from where he supported the update of World Health Organization antiretroviral treatment guidelines in 18 countries of the region. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Argentine Society of Infectology and the SADI Aids Subcommittee and president of the XVI National Congress of Infectology.