Medical Director South America and Latin America
International S.O.S

Alvaro Sanclemente is Medical Director, South America and Latin America with International SOS. An American and Colombian national, Alvaro graduated from Universidad CES, Medellín, Colombia in 1989 with a Degree in Medicine. He also holds a Degree in Health, Economics from Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Medellín, Colombia, a Masters in Public Health from Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel and a Degree in Occupational Medicine from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom. He officially joined International SOS as Senior Medical Advisor in January 2006 and then as Global Medical Director for TRICARE. Since joining International SOS, Alvaro has assessed health care systems and medical facilities in more than 160 countries/locations in South America, Caribbean, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia, has performed several Site Health Reviews for Mining and Oil & Gas companies in several countries within Africa and South America and has set up and managed medical services of onshore and offshore projects for Mining and Oil & Gas companies in several countries within North America, Central America, The Caribbean and South America . Prior to this he worked as the Medical Director for Susalud, the largest Private Health Insurance Company in Colombia, and was a General Practitioner and Emergency Physician at different hospitals and medical facilities in Colombia.