Alvaro Garza, MD, Preventive Medicine, Modesto, CA

AlvaroGarzaMDMPH

Preventive Medicine Modesto, CA

Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Public Health Officer

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Summary

  • Public health physician (retired) with local, state, national, and international practice and research experience. Epidemiology training at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Faculty at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. Service on state, national, and international policy advisory bodies. Author or co-author of scientific articles published in medical and public health journals. Speaker at local, state, national, and international scientific meetings. Bilingual, bicultural, binational, and occasional bilingual poet.

Education & Training

  • University of California San Diego
    University of California San DiegoRESIDENCY
  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
    University of California San Francisco School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1976 - 2021
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Authored Content

  • Detaining Child Immigrants Harms Their Health and Degrades AmericaJuly 2018
  • Detaining Child Immigrants Harms Their Health and Degrades AmericaJuly 2018

Press Mentions

  • Press Mention
    Press MentionJuly 03, 2016 10:27

Other Languages

  • Spanish