Jose Ramon Fernandez Pena

Emeritus Professor of Health Education
Area of expertise: 

Racial and ethnic disparities in health

Foreign trained health professionals

Health workforce development

About: 
Jose Ramon Fernandez Pena is the nationally recognized founder of the Welcome Back Program, an innovative program that helps medical professionals who immigrate to the U.S. obtain the necessary training and credentials to practice in this country.
Highest Degree: 
M.D., National Autonomous University of Mexico
Fluent in language other than English: 
French, Spanish
Office Phone: 
(415) 405-0488
Email: 
jrfp@sfsu.edu