About Fabio Gastal
Fabio is passionate about... user-centred, participatory approach and quantitative research
Graduated in Medicine by the Medicine School of the Federal University of Pelotas (UFPEL), Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (December, 1984), Doctoral Program Degree (Dr.Medicine) in the Medicine School of the Republic University of Uruguay (Montevideo, Uruguay, 1993) and Doctoral Program Degree in Psychiatry and Medical Psychology (PhD) at the Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil (UNIFESP-1995).
Professional Experience: CEO of ONA, 1999 to 2007 (Brazilian National Accreditation Organization); Planning and Institutional Development Specialist and Member of the Board of Directors of UNIMED - Belo Horizonte, 2007 to 2011; Medical and Assistance Director of Mae de Deus Hospital and Health System, 2011-15.
Teaching Experience: Professor of Psychiatry, Medical Psychology and Scientific Methods in the Catholic University of Pelotas, 1989 to 2005; Visiting Professor in the Infection Diseases and Tropical Medicine Post-Graduation Program of the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG, 2007 to 2011); Professor in the Public and Collective Health Post-Graduation Program of UNISINOS (São Leopoldo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil).
Technical and Scientific experience in: Public Health, Health Systems and Hospital Administration, Hospital and Health Services Accreditation Programs, Mental Health and Psychiatric Services Management.
To me, service design means...