Dr. Susana Alvear

Medical Director - CFHI Quito
Global Partners
Collaborating Partner

Dr. Alvear is an expert on socioeconomic determinants of health in the region and healthcare delivery strategies in low-resource settings. She has served CFHI since 1996. She is an accomplished family physician who obtained her MD and specialty certificates in Ecuador. She then completed clinical education courses at the University of New Mexico and workshops at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Dr. Alvear teaches at Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Ecuador, where she manages their residency program.
 Dr. Alvear has participated in several international trips providing healthcare services to countries after natural disasters stricken areas such as Pakistan and Ghana.