EDS

Brazilian Health expeditions

EDS funds its Expeditions solely on donations from companies, people and socially responsible institutions.

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OUR TEAM

Executive Directors

Orthapedic doctor of the Affonso Ferreira Institute and member of the clinical staff of the Campinas Medical Center. He is one of the founders of the organization, chief of Expeditions and resposible for articulations between EDS and partner institutions. Volunteer since 2003.

Ricardo Affonso Ferreira

President, EDS

Anaesthesiologist doctor, member of the clinical staff of the Campinas Medical Center and Santa Sofia Hospital. He is one of the founders of the organization, chief of the Mobile Surgical Center and Anaesthesiology Coordinator during Expeditions. Volunteer since 2003.

Martin Affonso Ferreira

Vice-President, EDS

Associates in the category Permanent Couselors:

Ophthalmologist doctor, member of the clinical staff of the Campinas Medical Center. He is one of the founders and counselors in the ophthalmology area. Volunteer since 2003.

Francisco Artur Queiroz Mais

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Commercial Director of International Paper Packaging Division. He is one of the founders and counselors of the organization. Volunteer since 2003.

Armando Pimentel

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Business owner and one of the founders and counselors of the organization. Volunteer since 2003.

Scott Alan Ashby

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Doctor, lawyer and professor in the Department of Anaesthesiology of the Faculty of Medical Sciences (UNICAMP). He is one of the counselors of the organization and a volunteer since 2005.

Artur Udelsmann

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Business owner and one of the counselors of the organization, he is responsable for the area of Nutrition in Expeditions. Volunteer since 2005.

André Leite Carvalhaes

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Anaesthesiologist doctor, specialist in Chronic and one of the counselors of the organization. Volunteer since 2007.

Guilherme Augusto Ciaco de Carvalho

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Public relations specialized in marketing, entrepreneurship and sustainability. Partner-director of Mendes & Nader Communication and Social Responsability. She is one of the counselors and communication of the organization . Volunteer since 2008.

Silvana Maria Nader

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Dentist, one of the counselors and Odontology Coordinator of the organization. Volunteer since 2010.

José Eduardo Cruz Ferreira

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Doctor specialist in plastic surgery, responsible for the breast reconstruction service of the Oncology Institute of Santa Paula Hospital, General Surgery Coordinator in Expeditions and responsible for selection and enrollment of the medical staff. Volunteer since 2010.

Fabio Paganini Pereira da Costa

Permanent Couselors, EDS

Coordinators

Pedagogue, responsible for general and institutional coordination of the organization and Expedition logistics. Volunteer since 2006 and employee since 2011.

Márcia Abdala

General Coordinator, EDS

Logistics nurse, responsible organizing and managing stock supply of medical and logistics equipment, responsible for the training and qualification in the nursing area and patient triage. Responsible for the assembly of the Hospital Complex during Expeditions. Volunteer since 2012 and employee since 2015.

Genário Kanashiro Filho

Nursing Coordinator, EDS

Economist, responsible for financial area and accountings of the organization. Employee since 2011.

Maria Inês Soares de Oliveira

Financial Manager, EDS

Publicitário e Relações Públicas, responsável pelos assuntos relacionados ao Marketing e Comunicação, além da Captação de Recursos e Relacionamento com patrocinadores e aliados nacionais e internacionais. Voluntário desde 2018 e funcionário desde 2019.

Marcelo Lopes de Moraes

Marketing and Fundraising Consultant, EDS

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