Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance


Carlos Segovia

Carlos Segovia is currently Head of the unit of Accreditation of Health Research Institutes at the national Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII), Spain. He was Deputy Director for International Research Programmes from 2009 to 2013, being involved in several European and international health research initiatives. He has been member of the Management Boards of the JPI Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life and of the JPI Antimicrobial Resistance. He also has been national representative at IARC, TDR, RIMAIS, and IVI. He was coordinator of JPIs To Co-Work (Joint Programming Initiatives: a process of mutual learning. Towards a Common adoption of framework Conditions) and EU-LAC Health (until 2103) and is currently coordinator of the Joint Action-CHRODIS (EC health programme).

Carlos Segovia is primary care physician and master of public health from Harvard University. Before joining ISCIII, Carlos has been coordinator of a primary care centre for two years, deputy director for primary care quality and research of a province for ten years, and expert for social and health care coordination at a Regional Department of Health for two years.

Carlos Segovia was appointed to the JPIAMR Management Board in January 2016 to replace Rafael de Andrés Medina.