María Fernanda Escobar Vidarte

María Fernanda Escobar Vidarte is a gynecologist and obstetrician; a specialist in critical medicine and intensive care from the Universidad del Valle, Colombia; a fellow observer from the University of Pittsburgh, United States; and holds a master’s degree in clinical epidemiology from the Universidad de la Frontera, Chile, and another in social innovation from the ICESI University, Cali. Currently, she is the chief of the Global Health Equity Unit and Hospital Padrino’s strategy of the Fundación Valle del Lili and the Colombia strategy.


Revolutionizing Maternal Care in Colombia

How the Hospital Padrino strategy is bringing care to underserved communities