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The American Board of Preventive Medicine Inc

111 West Jackson Boulevard Suite 1110

Chicago, Illinois 60604

United States

Company Description

The American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) provides this web site as a service to our clients - our Diplomates, applicants, residents, residency program directors, and the general public. Virtually all the interactions between our clients and the Bo ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Diplomat

American Board of Family Practice

Executive Vice President

Sytel Inc

Chief Medical Officer

Brandon Regional Hospital

Affiliations

Board Member
Healthy Americas Foundation

Advisory Board Member
Vivace Health Solutions Inc

Board Member
National Alliance for Hispanic Health

Board Member
COSSMHO

Fellow
American Academy of Family Physicians

Member
Army

Education

American Board of Family Practice

American Board of Preventive Medicine

School of Medicine at the University of Puerto Rico

MD

MD

University of Puerto Rico

MPH

Masters

Public Health

Johns Hopkins University

Web References (29 Total References)


Lester Martinez-Lopez, M.D., ...

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Lester Martinez-Lopez, M.D., M.P.H.

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Dr. Lester Martinez-Lopez is the President of Martinez Medical Consulting, LLC, a firm that provides consulting services in the health care industry. Previously he was the Chief Medical Officer at Brandon Regional Hospital in Brandon, Florida. There he provided leadership in optimizing medical staff performance and participation in quality, efficiency, and patient safety initiatives for a 407 bed hospital. In 2006, he was the Senior Vice-President & Administrator of the Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital in Houston, Texas where he directed a 332 licensed-bed acute care teaching hospital.
In 2005, Dr. Martinez-Lopez retired from the U.S. Army with the permanent rank of Major General as the first Hispanic to head the Army Medical Research and Materiel Command at Fort Detrick, Maryland. His responsibilities included directing the Army's worldwide medical research, acquisition, and logistics program. He oversaw a vast research portfolio that included cancer, trauma, infectious diseases, biodefense, chemical defense, nutrition, environmental health, aviation medicine, and telemedicine research. In addition he directed the premier national biological and chemical defense laboratories and research program and led the development of the National Biodefense Campus at Fort Detrick, MD. Prior to these duties he was the Commanding General of the Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine at Edgewood, Maryland. In this assignment he directed a worldwide public health organization, responsible for preventive medicine, health promotion and wellness, global medical surveillance, occupational and environmental health, and health risk communication. During his previous military career he was the commander of three distinct hospitals, he oversaw the military health support during Hurricane Mitch in Central America, and served as the Chief Medical Officer of the United Nation's Mission in Haiti.
Dr. Martinez-Lopez was born in Puerto Rico. In 1978, he graduated from the School of Medicine in the University of Puerto Rico and later on completed his Master in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Practice and the American Board of Preventive Medicine.
His awards include the U.S. Army Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit with Three Oak Clusters, The Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Army's Meritorious Service Medal with three oak clusters, the Senior Flight Surgeon Badge, the U.S. Surgeon General's Medal, and the Woodrow Wilson Award for Distinguished Government Service from Johns Hopkins University. In addition he has a Doctor in Education (Honoris Causa) degree from the Caribbean University in Puerto Rico.
He is a member of multiple professional organizations as well as a member and former board member of multiple professional organization including the Army' Science Board.


Advisory Board - Vivace Health Solutions Inc.

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Lester Martinez-Lopez, MD, MPH

Clinical Advisor, Family Practice and Military Medicine
In 2005, Dr Martinez-Lopez retired from the U.S. Army with the permanent rank of Major General as the first Hispanic to head the Army Medical Research and Materiel Command at Fort Detrick, Maryland. His responsibilities included directing the Army's worldwide research portfolio that included cancer, trauma, infectious diseases, biodefense, chemical defense, nutrition, environmental health, aviation medicine, and telemedicine research. He was also the Commanding General of the Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine at Edgewood, Maryland. In this assignment he directed a worldwide public health organization responsible for preventive medicine, health promotion and wellness, global medical surveillance, occupational and environmental health, and health risk communication. His awards include the U.S. Army Distinguished Service Medal, the Legion of Merit with Three Oak Clusters, The Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Army's Meritorious Service Medal with three oak clusters, the Senior Flight Surgeon Badge, the U.S. Surgeon General's Medal, and the Woodrow Wilson Award for Distinguished Government Service from Johns Hopkins University.
Dr. Martinez-Lopez graduated from the School of Medicine in the University of Puerto Rico and later completed his Masters in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University. In addition he has a Doctorate in Education (Honoris Causa) degree from the Caribbean University in Puerto Rico. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Practice and the American Board of Preventive Medicine.


Executive Advisory Council | Mission: Readiness

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Lester Martinez-Lopez, Major General, U.S. Army (Retired)


Lester Martínez-López, M.D., ...

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Lester Martínez-López, M.D., M.P.H. Brandon Regional Hospital Dr. Martínez-López is the Chief Medical Officer of the Brandon Regional Hospital in Brandon, Florida. Previously he was Senior Vice President & Administrator of Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital Houston, Texas. In 2005, he retired from the Army with the permanent rank of Major General.

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Dr. Martínez-López earned his MD from the University of Puerto Rico and his M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins University. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Practice and the American Board of Preventive Medicine.


Board of Directors

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Lester Martínez-López, M.D., M.P.H. Brandon Regional Hospital

Dr. Martínez-López is the Chief Medical Officer of the Brandon Regional Hospital in Brandon, Florida. Previously he was Senior Vice President & Administrator of Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital Houston, Texas. In 2005 he retired from the Army with the permanent rank of Major General.
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Dr. Martínez-López earned his MD from the University of Puerto Rico and his M.P.H. from Johns Hopkins University. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Family Practice and the American Board of Preventive Medicine.

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