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Paraguay meeting

List of Participants:

Annual Regional Meeting of the Countries Participating in the Network for Monitoring/Surveillance of Resistance to Antibiotics
(Asunción, Paraguay, 31 Jan.–2 Feb. 2001)

Meeting Report

Argentina

Dr. Marcelo Galas
Servicio Antimicrobiano
Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Infecciosas (INEI)
ANLIS "Dr. Carlos G. Malbrán"
Av. Vélez Sarsfield 563
(1283) Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tel: (54-11) 4303 1801
Fax: (54-11) 4303-2812
e-mail: arossi@anlis.gov.ar

Dr. María Inés Cafer
Servicio de Enterobacterias
ANLIS "Dr. Carlos G. Malbrán"
Av. Vélez Sarsfield 563
(1283) Buenos Aires, Argentina
Tel: (54-11) 4303 1806
Fax: (54-11) 4303-2812

Dr. Aníbal Rubén Calmaggi
Coordinador de la Subcomisión de Uso Apropiados de Recursos
Sociedad Argentina de Infectología
Tel: 0221-483-4705

Bolivia

Dr. Esther P. Damiani Moisés
Bioquímico–Farmacéutica
Jefe Laboratorio Enterobacterias y Cólera
Instituto Nacional de Laboratorios
Ministerio de Salud y Previsión Social
INLASA
La Paz, Bolivia
Tel: (591-2) 226-670
e-mail: estherpau@latinmail.com

Dr. Christian Trigoso
Jefe Departamento de Bacteriología
Instituto Nacional de Laboratorios
Ministerio de Salud y Previsión Social
INLASA
La Paz, Bolivia
Tel: (591-2) 228-254
e-mail: inlasas@caoba.entel.bo

Brazil

Dr. Dalia dos Prazeres Rodríguez
Fundación Oswaldo Cruz
Brasil
Tel: (55-21) 2598 4277
Fax: (55-21) 2280-0754
e-mail: dalia@gene.dbbm.fiocruz.br

Canada

Dr. Lai-King Ng
A/Chief
National Laboratory For Sexually Transmitted Diseases
National Microbiology Laboratory
Population and Public Health Branch
Health Canada
1015 Arlington Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2
Tel: (1) 204-789-2131
Fax: (1) 204-789-2140
e-mail: lai_king_ng@hc-sc.gc.ca

Dr. Frank Rodgers
A/Chief
National Laboratory for Enteric Pathogens
National Microbiology Laboratory
Population and Public Health Branch
Health Canada
1015 Arlington Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2
Tel: (1) 204-789-6008
Fax: (1) 204-789-5012
e-mail: frank_rodgers@hc-sc.gc.ca

Dr. David Woodward
Head Identification and Serotyping
National Laboratory for Enteric Pathogens
National Microbiology Laboratory
Population and Public Health Branch
Health Canada
1015 Arlington Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2
Tel: (1) 204-789-6014
Fax: (1) 204-789-5012
e-mail: david_woodward@hc-sc.gc.ca

Chile

M. Soledad Prat M.
Tecnóloga Médica
Jefe de la Sección de Bacteriología General
Instituto de Salud Pública
e-mail: riganz@entelchile.net

Colombia

Dr. Nélida Muñoz
Instituto Nacional de Salud
Colombia
Tel: (57-1) 222-0577 ext, 445
Fax: (57-1)-222-0194
e-mail: cagudelov@hemagogus.ins.gov.co

Costa Rica

Dr. Elena Campos
Jefe del Centro Nacional de Referencia
para Cólera y otras Enfermedades Diarreicas
INCIENSA
Costa Rica
Tel,: (506) 279-9852
Fax: (506) 279-9852
e-mail: ecampos@inciensa.sa.cr

Cuba

Dr. Alina Llop
Laboratorio Nacional de Referencia de Microbiología
Subdirectora de Microbiología
Instituto de Medicina Tropical "Pedro Kouri"
Ministerio de Salud Pública
P.O. Box 601, Marianao 13
Autopista Novia del Mediodía km 6˝
La Habana, Cuba
Tel: (53-7) 22-0651 / 22 0448 / 22 0450
Fax: (53-7) 33-6051 / 22 0633
e-mail: allop@ipk.sld.cu

Ecuador

Dr. Jeannette Zurita
Jefa de Laboratorio
Hospital Vozandes
Ecuador
Tel: (593-2) 261-142
Fax: (593-2) 269-234
e-mail: jzurita@clarence.hcjb.org.ec

El Salvador

Lic. Zandra E. Jiménez de Fuentes
Jefe de Bacteriología
Laboratorio Central
Ministerio de Salud Pública
Calle Arce # 827
San Salvador, El Salvador
Tel: (503) 271-1339, 271-1329
Tel/Fax: (503) 271-1337
e-mail: labcentralsv@hotmail.com

Guatemala

Lic. Jorge Matheu
Encargado del Departamento de Bacteriología
Laboratorio Nacional de Salud
Guatemala
Tel: (502) 631-2013
Fax: (502) 631-2017
e-mail: lnr@ops.org.gt

Mexico

Dr. Lucina Gutiérrez Cogco
Instituto Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia
Epidemiológicos "Dr. Manuel Martínez Barz"
(INDRE)
Carpio 470 - 3er, Piso
Col. Santo Tomás, Deleg. Miguel Hidalgo
C.P. 11340 México, D F, México
Tel: (525) 341-1101; 341-4880
Fax: (525)-341-3264
e-mail: lgutierrez@mail.ssa.gob.mx

Nicaragua

Dr. Sergio R. López
Centro Nacional de Diagnóstico y Referencia
(CNDR)
Ministerio de Salud
Managua, Nicaragua
Tel: (505) 289-7723
Fax: (505) 289-7723
e-mail: cndr@ibw.com.ni

Paraguay

Dr. Mercedes Carrillo de Zaracho
Jefe, Departamento de Microbiología
Laboratorio Central de Salud Pública
Ministerio de Salud Pública
Av. Venezuela y Florida
Asunción, Paraguay
Tel: (595-21) 292-653
Fax: (595-21) 294-999
e-mail: labcent@pla.net.py

Peru

Bióloga Isabel Arias Bustamante
Laboratorio de Enteropatógenos
Instituto Nacional de Salud
Jr. Capac Yupanqui 1400
Lima, Perú
Tel: (51-1) 471-3254; 51-1 47-01
Fax: (51-1) 471-7443
e-mail: enterop@ins.sld.pe

United States of America (USA)

Susan M. Bacheller
Population, Health and Nutrition Advisor
Health and Child Survival Fellows Program
USAID
Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean
Office of Regional Sustainable Development
Division of Population, Health and Nutrition
USAID/LAC/RSD/PHN
Room 5,09-0100, Fifth Floor, RRB
Washington, DC 20523-5900
Tel: (202) 712-5905
Fax: (202) 216-3702
e-mail: sbacheller@usaid.gov

J. Todd Weber, MD, FACP
Senior Medical Officer
National Center for Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Mailstop C-12
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30333
Tel: (404) 639-2603
Fax: (404) 639-4197
e-mail: jtw5@cdc.gov

Stephanie Wong, DVM, MPH
Foodborne and Diarreheal Diseases Branch
National Center for Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd, MS D-63
Atlanta, GA 30333
Tel: (404) 371-5407
Fax: (404) 371-5444
e-mail: swong@cdc.gov

Venezuela

Lic. Esther Franco Vidal
Licenciada en Bioanálisis
Instituto Nacional de Higiene "Rafael Rangel"
Venezuela
Tel: (58) 026323-175
Fax: (58) 026934-551
e-mail: colile@yahoo.com

PAHO/WHO

Dr. José Luis di Fabio
Coordinator, Program on Vaccines and Immunization
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Tel: (202) 974-3788
Fax: (202) 974-3635
e-mail: difabioj@paho.org

Dr. Jean-Marc Gabastou
Regional Advisor on Laboratory Services
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Tel: (202) 974-3485
Fax: (202) 974-3610
e-mail: gabastoj@paho.org

Lic. Roxane Salvatierra-González
Program on Communicable Diseases
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Tel: (202) 974-3883
Fax: (202) 974-3688
e-mail: gonzalzr@paho.org

Dr. Renato Gusmão
Coordinator
Program on Communicable Diseases
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 2003
Tel: (202) 974-3259
Fax: (202) 974-3632
e-mail: gusmaore@paho.org

Dr. Gabriel Schmunis
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Tel: (202) 974-3272
Fax: (202) 974-3688
e-mail: schmunig@paho.org

Dr. Zaida Yadón
Regional Advisor on Communicable Diseases
Program on Communicable Diseases
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20037
Tel: (202) 974-3856
Fax: (202) 974-3688
e-mail: yadonzai@paho.org