Dr Francisco Balestrin

Honorary Member

Dr Francisco Balestrin

Dr Balestrin is a board member of the Brazilian National Association of Private Hospitals (ANAHP) and Executive Vice President and Corporate Chief Medical Officer of the VITA’s Hospital Group.

He served as IHF President from 2017 to 2019, and was the Past President in 2020.

Dr Balestrin has a degree in Medicine and completed his medical residency in Health Administration at the Hospital das Clínicas of the Medical School of the University of São Paulo (USP). He specialized in Public Health at the School of Public Health of the University of São Paulo (USP) and specialized in Health Administration at the Business School of Fundação Getúlio Vargas, (FGV) of São Paulo.

Dr Balestrin holds the title of Specialist in Health Administration from the Brazilian Medical Association (AMB).