Diana Galimberti, M.D., Ph.D.

Diana Galimberti, M.D., Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Buenos Aires and the Director of the Hospital Alvarez since 2005. Dr. Galimberti has served as Consultant to the Maternal-Child National Program under Ministry of Health, from 1992 to 2004, where she organized maternity wards in the interior of Argentina. In 2003, Dr. Galimberti created the first integral assistance center for victims of sexual violence at the Hospital Alvarez. This Center includes a service protocol that has become standard for public hospitals of the City of Buenos Aires. Since 2005, she has been conducting protocol evaluations for the care of victims of sexual violence in Latin America and the Caribbean for PAHO. Currently, Dr. Galimberti's research involves improvements to post-abortion care, a twin birth study and external version in pelvic presentation.