Jorge Valdez García

Dean Med School at ITESM

Jorge Valdez García is Dean of the School of the Medicine at Tecnológico de Monterrey. As a scholar, he is member of the national research system (CONACYT) and fellow of the Mexican Academy of Surgery among other professional and scientific organizations.
He has experience in several health leadership position in the public and non governmental sector as former General Director of Health Planning and Development, former General Director of Health Quality and Education for the Mexico´s Health Ministry.
Jorge was president of the Mexican Society of Ophthalmology, past resident of the Mexican center for visual health and prevention, he currently is Vice -Chair of the Panamerican Foundation of Ophthalmology, Member of the Council of the International Society of Refractive Surgery. Jorge is Board member of the Mexican Association of Faculties and Schools of Medicine, Monterrey Health Cluster, Mexican Board of Ophthalmology, Panamerican Association of Ophthalmology and Medical alliance for Health. He is author of several books and multiple research papers.