Alejandro Moreno, MD, MPH, JD, FACP, FCLM
Dr. Moreno is a practicing physician and attorney. He attended the Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud in Medellín, Colombia, graduating in 1992. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine in 1997 and his fellowship in General Internal Medicine in 2000, both at the Boston University Medial Center. Also in 2000, Dr. Moreno received a Master of Public Health – Health Law – from the Boston University School of Public Health. In 2006, he obtained a law degree from the St. Mary’s University School of Law in San Antonio, Texas; he was admitted to practice law in Texas the same year.
Dr. Moreno is an Associate Director of the Internal Medicine Residency Program at the University of Texas Southwestern Programs Seton Family of Hospitals. He is an expert in the care of refugees and victims of torture, an area which he has published extensively. He practices immigration law and human rights. He has testified on numerous occasions as an expert witness in cases involving human rights violations.
Dr. Moreno is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and of the American College of Legal Medicine. He has served as a member of the Ethics, Professionalism and Human Rights Committee of the ACP since 2007 and as a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas Chapter of the ACP since 2009. He is board re-certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
PHR Reports by Alejandro Moreno, MD, MPH, JD, FACP, FCLM
- Impunity in Honduras (February 12, 2014)
- Ending Impunity: The Use of Forensic Medical Evaluations to Document Torture and Ill Treatment in Kyrgyzstan (October 23, 2012)