Trustee for Latin America – Néstor César Garello

Dr Néstor César Garello earned his medical degree at the National University of Córdoba, Argentina, in 1976. With a diverse array of roles, including Medical Doctor, Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, Specialist in Gynaecology, and Gynaecologist Oncologist and Mastologist, he has made substantial contributions to the field.

Dr Garello is a Professor of Gynaecology at the National University of Córdoba, Argentina, and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG). His national contributions include leadership roles within the Argentine Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Societies (FASGO), where he served as Prosecretary, Secretary, Vice President, and President. He has also represented FASGO as a delegate to international organizations, including FIGO and FLASOG.

On the global stage, Dr Garello has played vital roles within FIGO, including serving on its Executive Board and organizing committees for FIGO Congresses. He was President of FLASOG from 2021 to 2023, during which time he strengthened relationships with National Federated Societies in Latin America and collaborated on important continental projects related to sexual and reproductive rights and obstetric emergencies.

His contributions extend to active participation in FIGO and FLASOG assemblies and academic contributions to international and national obstetrics and gynaecology congresses across Latin America. Dr Garello's impactful work has left a lasting legacy in the field and has significantly advanced women's health both regionally and internationally.

Ernesto Castelazo