Francisco Torres, MD

 

Assistant Professor

Position in Department:



 

Coordinator for the Community Division. He joined the Department in 2005 and is in charge of the coordination of the Community Medicine I & II Courses. He is also the CPX coordinator.
 


Education








 
  • MD: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR
  • Family Medicine Residency: University of Puerto Rico, Family Medicine Residency Program, San Juan, PR
  • Geriatrics Fellowship, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine/Veterans Hospital, San Juan, PR
Course Offered








 
  • Third Year Family Medicine Clerkship
  • Community Medicine I & II
  • Family and Community Medicine I & II
  • Participates in Medical Ethics Course
  • Participates in Health Psychology Elective and Geriatric Psychology Elective
  • Lecturer for Internal Medicine (Geriatrics) Third Year Clerkship
Members of professional Societies



 
  • Colegio de Médicos-Cirujanos de Puerto Rico
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Geriatric Society

Research Interest
 
Geriatrics
Board Certification
 

Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine and Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine
 
Publications(last three years)






 
  • Manejo del Insomnio en el Paciente Geriátrico, Revista Puertorriqueña de Medicina y Salud Pública, Vol. IV, Año 1, 2007
  • “El Tratamiento de la Incontinencia Urinaria por Urgencia en el Paciente Geriátrico”, published in Revista Puertorriqueña de Medicina y Salud Pública, Vol. XIX Año IV, p. 22-24., 2010.