HS: Washington Irving High School, Adjuntas 1970.
BS. UPR-Mayaguez, Biology, 1975
MS. UPR-Mayaguez, Biology, 1977
Ph.D. UPR-RCM, Physiology, 1982
Post-doctoral: Harvard Medical School, Physiology, 1984
Professor and Director: Department of Physiology, University of Puerto Rico-School of Medicine
President and Founder of the Puerto Rico Physiological Society (PRPS)
Interested in cardiovascular biology: pathophysiology of heart failure, atherosclerosis, hypertension, and oxidative stress.