Dr. Yashira E. Veras Vázquez
She studied microbiology at the UPR Humacao, and obtained her doctorate in medicine at Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences. She completed her specialty in internal medicine and subspecialty in infectology at the Veterans Hospital where she stood out as chief resident during her subspecialty. She's certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. In addition to her passion for patient care, she also enjoys teaching and is currently part of the faculty of Innovative Medical Corporation where she offers review courses in the area of infectology to medical students for their revalidation exams. During her career she has been recognized with several awards, including "The Courage to Teach Award."