Jerónimo A. Fernández Torrente

Category: Doctor
Birth Date: 17th May 1954
Birth Place: O Vicedo (Lugo)

-Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Santiago de Compostela (1971-1977).
-Certificate in Health, National Health School (Madrid).
-Masters degree in Statistical Methods applied to Health Sciences, Autonomous University of Barcelona (1990).
Professional experience
-General practitioner in Vilalba (Lugo) from 1977 to 1981.
-General practitioner in Lugo (La Milagrosa Health Centre) from 1981 up to date.
General Council of Spanish Medical Associations
-Several relevant offices in professional associations and scientific societies of general practitioners (1980-1984).
-General secretary of the Medical-Surgical Academy of Lugo (1984-1988).
-Member of the Out-of-hospital Medicine of the Social Security of the Medical Association of Lugo and Galician autonomic representative of Out-of-hospital Medicine at the General Council of Doctors (1988-1994).
-Member of the Technical Advisory Council of Primary Health Care of the Consellería de Sanidad (Xunta de Galicia, 1992).
-National representative of Out-of-hospital Medicine of the General Council of Medical Associations (1994-2007).
-National representative of the Urban Primary Health Care Section of the General Council of Medical Associations (2007-2009).
-Since 1998 he has been a member of the Spanish Delegation of the General Council of Spanish Doctors in the European Union of General Practitioners.
-Vice secretary of the Medical Organization (April 2009).