Luz Amarilis. Lugo, MD
Institute for Advanced Medicine, Samuels Clinic
New York, New York
Dr. Luz Amarilis Lugo is an assistant professor of medicine and infectious diseases at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. As the Medical Direcot of the Samuels Clinic of Mount Sinai’s Institute for Advanced Medicine, Dr. Lugo works tirelessly to spread the word about HIV/AIDS prevention among her patients, especially Latinos. Alongside her colleagues, Dr. Lugo works on highly disseminated HIV/AIDS research. Dr. Lugo graduated Magna Cum Lade from the University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor in Science, and went to the Ponce School of Medicine, obtaining certification in both Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Dr. Lugo is an integral part of several committees and she continues to give back to the community through her volunteerism through multiple health based organizations.
Saturday, May 26
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM