Medical Programs Coordinator - Las Canas, Dominican Republic
Las Canas, Dominican Republic
Originally from Mexico City where he completed his degree in Nutrition, Javier has worked in schools within the state of Mexico providing nutritional education to parents about the prevention and treatment of child malnutrition. During this time he also worked as mentor at “Instituto Nacional para la Educación de los Adultos,” a Mexican federal institution focused on reducing illiteracy and improving education for adults of low socioeconomic status.
Javier went on to work for a medical technology company in the city, delivering training to health care professionals and patients about the correct use and application of insulin. He also developed educational materials on diabetes care. Throughout his professional development, he maintains the ideals of working to reduce social inequality.
With Timmy Global Health and their partner organization 7 Elements, Javier hopes to fulfill his ideal of serving others by providing the service of quality medical attention and addressing social issues in communities around Las Canas.