Andrés Martínez Fernández


Name: Andrés Martínez Fernández
Organization: FUNDACION EHAS
Title: Associate Professor
Telecommunications Engineer from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (13-XI-1994) with average rating of Excellent. PhD from the Polytechnic University of Madrid, within the Program of Biomedical Engineering and Health Technology. Special award doctorate from the Polytechnic University of Madrid from 2002-2003 academic year. Specialist in Quantitative Research Methodology: Techniques "by the Polytechnic University of Madrid in 2005.

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Mar 09, 2016 / 0 Comments / in Cuidados para la salud

Andrés Martínez Fernández is improving the performance of rural healthcare systems in developing countries through creative, inexpensive telecommunication technologies and by engaging medical professionals and university faculty in new ways. The model he established has proven successful in over 170 centers and outposts in Peru, Cuba and Colombia, improving medical care for more than 150,000 people.

EHAS Foundation has extensive experience in telemedicine in isolated areas of developing countries and has participated in numerous telemedicine projects.