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The Peruvian American Medical Society (PAMS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality healthcare to the underserved populations of Peru with compassion, integrity, charity and respect. By working collaboratively with local providers and medical schools, PAMS is able to offer healthcare and education to thousands of patients throughout the country each year.

 






























Our Vision


The Peruvian American Medical Society improves access to quality healthcare and promotes wellness for the people of Peru, especially the medically underserved, and enhances education for Peruvian medical students and doctors.








Our Mission


We achieve our vision through medical services and educational activities supported by philanthropy and professional volunteerism, in collaboration with organizations in Peru and the United States.





































     Our Values


Charity
Dedication
Collaboration
Integrity
Quality
Respect





Founding Members

Atlanta, Georgia - September 8, 1973

1st Row:  Abelardo Ulloa, Elma Mera, Victor Ortiz Velez, Julio Venegas.
2nd Row:  Rodolfo Byrne, Agustín Arbulú, Yolanda Altuna-Ramirez, Gerardo Bellodas, Henry Remy, Julio Acosta.
3rd Row:  Alberto Zapata, Oscar Talledo, Pedro Ponce Byrne, Augusto Paredes, Frank Pollack.


History of PAMS






















PAMS Board 2020-2021
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President

Ronald Mera, M.D.


President Elect 

Miguel Vasquez, M.D.




Treasurer

Astrid Valdivieso


Secretary

Dave Moretz




Member at Large

Iracema Arevalo, M.D.


Member at Large

Jorge Rios Perez, M.D.




Advisory Council Chair

Luis Espinoza, M.D.


Chapter Presidents Rep. 

Pablo Uceda, M.D.





Past President
 
Luis Espinoza, M.D.


Finance Director
Walter Janke, M.D.




Educaton Director

Manuel Valdivieso, M.D.


Missions Director

Juan Carlos Alejos, M.D.




Strategic Development Director

Maria Sjogren, M.D.


Executive Director 

Maria Sanders