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Obituary Dr. Elías Cañas García-Otero

Dr. Elías Cañas García-Otero painting featured as the conference poster and website

In November 2018 Dr. Elías Cañas García-Otero, head of the International Healthcare Unit of the Hospital Virgen del Rocío in Sevilla, passed away. His death – just shortly before the celebration of the XI National Meeting of SEMTSI that he and his team were organizing – left all of his collegeagues and friends with feelings of deep sorrow. He is remembered as a great human being and physician, a beloved friend and member of the Spanish Society. In loving memory. 

The XI Meeting was held in Sevilla on November 22-23 under the theme: ‘The changing scenario of the global health’. The meeting coincided with the 20th Anniversary of the Spanish Society of Tropical Medicine and International Health. 

XI National Meeting of the Spanish Society of Tropical Medicine and International Health. Sevilla, Spain, 22-23 November 2018.

For further information please visit: www.semtsi.org