Juan Pablo Uribe Restrepo

Executive Director, Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá, Colombia

Juan Pablo Uribe, a medical doctor by training, is the director general of the Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá, a leading organization in Colombia working in health care, health education and public health. Previously, he was the World Bank´s health sector manager for East Asia and the Pacific, based in Washington DC. With master degrees in public health (with emphasis in health policy and administration) and public administration from the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), he has held various positions in the public and private sectors, nationally and internationally. He is former vice minister of health for Colombia (1998-1999) and former national director of public health (1994). He was also CEO of the Fundación Santa Fe de Bogota (2005-2009) and senior health specialist for the World Bank in Latin America (2000 - 2004). He currently serves on various boards and panels in his country and abroad.


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