Rita Isabel Lechuga

Senior Manager, Global Program

Rita Isabel Lechuga is a senior manager on NASTAD's Global team. She oversees HIV case-based surveillance system strengthening in several countries in Central America. Prior to NASTAD, Rita worked as a consultant for the regional office of the World Health Organization, leading research studies on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, and child health and as a medical doctor with the Mexican Ministry of Health. Rita received a Doctor of Medicine (MD) from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and a Master of Public Health (MPH) from George Washington University.