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Latin America and Caribbean Regional Network

The HSG Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Regional Network aims to contribute to the building of the Health Policy and Systems Research (HPSR) community within the region and foster engagement for future networking, knowledge sharing, and advocacy.

Pre-Conferences

In advance of both the Fifth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (HSR2018) and the Sixth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research (HSR2020), the LAC Regional Network organized a number of Pre-Symposium meetings with partners in the region to explore and debate the themes of the Symposia, and identify and support submissions to its scientific program.

Find out more about the 2019 pre-conferences

Find out more about the 2017 pre-conferences

News and views

News and views

Access the latest blog posts and news items from and about the Latin America and Caribbean region.

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Regional Network Coordinators

Daniel Maceira

Daniel Maceira

Regional Network Lead

Noellia Cabrera

Noellia Cabrera

LAC Regional Network Coordinator

Daniel Maceira

Daniel Maceira

Regional Network Lead

Daniel Maceira is a Senior Researcher at the Center for the Study of State and Society (CEDES); an Independent Researcher at the National Council of Scientific Research (CONICET, Argentina); and Senior Professor at the University of Buenos Aires. Daniel is an Argentine citizen, with a Ph.D. in Economics from Boston University, with research fields in health economics and applied microeconomics. He is Treasurer of the Board of Health Systems Global.

Noellia Cabrera

Noellia Cabrera

LAC Regional Network Coordinator

Noelia Cabrera, graduated with a BA in sociology from the Universidad Nacional de la Plata (UNLP) and is an advanced student of the Master in Economic Sociology at The Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM). She began researching topics related to work in flexible productive contexts and since 2016 she has been working as a researcher at the Center for the Study of State and Society (CEDES) in projects on food systems, policies and public health. She is a member of the Research Policies Area and the Knowledge Management Area of the Health Research Directorate, Ministry of Health and Social Development, where she evaluates research projects and qualitative scientific articles.