A medical surgeon from Universidad Nacional de Colombia with postgraduate studies on Psychiatry. He has been a professor at this institution from 1978 to present. Editor, author or co-author of over 57 books of medical literature and medical linguistics, he is also author and director of the Diccionario académico de medicina. Member of the Academia Nacional de Medicina de Colombia and of Academia Colombiana de la Lengua. He is also Secretary-General at Asociación Latinoamericana de Academias de Medicina, España y Portugal (ALANAM).
Diccionario panhispánico de términos médicos (DPTM)
(Thursday 1, 2:15 pm - 5:30 pm)
La didáctica del español médico
(Friday 2, 9:00 pm - 12:00 pm)