Dr. Alejandro Dorado

Categories: Innovation On Veterinary Day FEB 2021

Alejandro is a veterinary epidemiologist with experience in the private sector, academia, public health, and international development. He holds a DVM degree from Complutense University of Madrid (Spain), and an MSc and PhD in Epidemiology of AMR from Utrecht University (The Netherlands). He joined FAO HQ in Rome early in 2018 where he works as an Animal Health Officer. He coordinates and provides technical support for implementing a number of projects related to AMR, especially in the areas of promotion of good practices, and surveillance and monitoring of AMR / AMU. In his work, he continuously engages with various units/departments at HQs and supports intensively the work in the regional offices in Africa, Asia and Latin America.