Francisco Rios Tejada

Dr. Francisco Rios Tejada MD PhD, actual Chair  of the Scholarship Committee and President Elect of the IAASM.

He has 40 years  of experience in Aerospace Medicine. He is also specialist in Respiratory and  Hyperbaric Medicine. He is currently consultant in Aviation medicine  for the Spanish Civil Aviation Authority (AESA) and retired  Chief Medical Assessor of AESA.

He got retired  from the Spanish Military  Medical Corp as Col Med. Director  of the Spanish Air Force Aeromedical Center where he spent most of his military career. former  Associate professor at the Complutense University and San Pablo CEU University of Madrid.

He is past president of the Spanish Society of Aviation Medicine and  Iberoamerican  Association of Aerospace Medicine.

He is currently 1st Vice President of ESAM, Fellow of asMA and  IAASM Academician from 1996.