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Ruth Yanes Bengoa

Ruth Yanes Bengoa

Research Assistant II
MPH Student in Healthcare Administration

4 years of experience in the clinical field, 1 year in a Palliative Care United with underserved population, and 1 year working as a Biochemistry professor with medical students in El Salvador.

She finished her medical degree in 2017 and is currently obtaining her Masters in Public Health with a concentration in Healthcare Management from the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHealth) at Houston. 

Education & Training

Medical Degree – Universidad Dr. Jose Matias Delgado, La Libertad, El Salvador

Masters of Public Health - University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Public Health - Houston, Texas

Social determinants of health, health disparities, minority groups and health policies.