Social Medicine

Social Medicine is a bilingual, academic, open-access journal published since 2006 by the Department of Family and Social Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Latin American Social Medicine Association (ALAMES). Registration with the journal is not necessary to read the content. The journal's ISSN is 1557-7112

Visitors since March, 2006

Vol 9, No 1 (2015)


Cover Page
Dr. Eduardo Espinoza, Vice-Minister of Health (El Salvador), discusses the challenges facing health activists in the Juan César García memorial lecture. This was one of the central activities of the Latin American Conference on Social Medicine and Collective Health held in El Salvador in November of 2014.


Editorial Offices:

Department of Family and Social Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, New York, 10461

Asociación Latinoamericana de Medicina Social (ALAMES)/Latin American Social Medicine Association:
ALAMES, Southern Cone Region, Cassinoni 1440 – 802, CP 11200 Montevideo, Uruguay.
ALAMES, Mexico Region, San Jerónimo 70 – 1, Col. La Otra Banda, CP 01090, México, D.F.