Dr José Carlos de Souza Abrahão

Chairman

Dr José Carlos de Souza ABRAHÃO

Dr Abrahão is President of the Brazilian National Health Agency (ANS).

Dr Abrahão served as President of the IHF from 2009 to 2011. He is now Chairman of the Honorary Members Circle.

He has also served as Chairman of the National Health Confederation (CNS) and President of the Hospitals Federation of the Rio de Janeiro State (FEHERJ).

Dr Abrahão is a pediatrician and has a specialization in Hospital Management and an Executive MBA in Management from Coppead (UFRJ).

Dr Abrahão holds the Medal of Legal Merit, granted by the Board of Deputies of the National Congress, the Tiradentes Medal from the Legal Assembly of Rio the Janeiro (Alerj) and the Merit Medal of Judicial Law Court of Rio de Janeiro.