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Michael Reyes

E. Michael Reyes, MD, MPH, is currently a professor of Family and Community Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco and the senior director for the International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH). Dr. Reyes brings years of clinical knowledge and public health expertise to his role at I-TECH and leads the UCSF team of clinical experts working on I-TECH country programs. Along with I-TECH’s executive director, Ann Downer, Dr. Reyes collaborates on the overall strategy and direction for I-TECH, supports I-TECH's interface with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and other funding agencies like the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the US Department of Defense. Dr. Reyes has held major leadership roles with the Pacific AIDS Education and Training Center (PAETC) since 1989. In his current position as Principal Investigator, he has developed a variety of innovative HIV clinical training programs for health care providers in California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii, and the six US-affiliated Pacific jurisdictions. At the PAETC he also developed, and continues to direct, numerous subcontracts with health professions schools, and community-based organizations throughout the Pacific region. Dr. Reyes serves as Principle Investigator on several grant-funded projects for the California State Office of AIDS, CDC, and The California Endowment, including the National Center of Excellence for Transgender Health, which also has an international grant from the Open Society Institute.

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