Amado Alejandro Baez
MD, MSc, MPH, FACEP, FCCP, FCCM
EMS/ Emergency Medicine/ Trauma Critical Care/ Operational Medicine
For more than two decades Dr. Amado Alejandro Báez has been involved in emergency care, starting as a volunteer with the Dominican Red Cross and graduate (valedictorian) of the first paramedic class in Dominican Republic, later serving as National Chief of Disaster Operations for the Red Cross during the aftermath of Hurricane Georges (1998). In 1999 after graduating with honors from medical school, traveled to the US where he completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at the Mayo Clinic and a Fellowships in Trauma Critical Care at Harvard University/Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Clinical Research at the Albert Einstein Medical Center, holding master’s degrees in Public Health (MPH) and Health Care Management and Policy (MSc) from the New York Medical College.
Considered an influential emergency Care leader, Dr Baez holds Fellow status with the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (FAAEM), The American College of Emergency Physicians (FACEP) the American College of Chest Physicians (FCCP) and the American College of Critical Care Medicine (FCCM).
Dr. Báez has over 20 years’ experience in the planning, training and support of Operational Medicine endeavors, working with numerous local, federal and international agencies supporting and developing operational capacity.