Malynie Blanco, MD

Associate  Professor
Department of Family Medicine
Position in Department:


Dr. Blanco is a graduate from the Ponce School of Medicine and also from the Dr. Pila/PSM Family Practice Residency Program. She joined our Department on April 2002 and was the Family Practice Residency Program Director at Dr. Pila Hospital from October 2004 to June 2009. She is the coordinator for the Fourth Year Primary Care Selective in Family Medicine


  • MD: Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, PR
  • Family Medicine Residency: Dr. Pila Hospital/PSM Family Medicine Residency Program, Ponce, PR
  • Certificate in Family and Couple Therapy, Ponce School of Medicine, Ponce, PR
Course Offered

  • Third Year Family Medicine Clerkship
  • Community Medicine I & II
  • Family and Community Medicine I & II
  • Participates in Geriatric Psychology Elective
  • ICS Course
  • Medical Ethics Course
Members of professional Societies

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

Research Interest
Family and Couple Therapy