President Obama appoints Dr. Rodiles for Bi-National position

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Dr. Horacio Rodiles and Federal Magistrate Judge Peter Lewis.
Dr. Horacio Rodiles and Federal Magistrate Judge Peter Lewis.

EL CENTRO – This morning, Wednesday, May 6, Dr. Horacio Rodiles was sworn in to the U.S.-Mexico Border Health Commission by Federal Magistrate Judge Peter Lewis at the U.S. Magistrate Court in El Centro.

 

U.S. Magistrate Court in El Centro. Dr. Rodiles, a nephrologist, has been appointed by President Barack Obama to the United States-Mexico Border Health Commission, a bi-national body made up of federal secretaries of health, the chief health officers of ten border states and community health professionals from both nations.

 

Dr. Horacio Rodiles was joined by his wife Sandra Rodiles and daughter Nicole Rodiles, Betty Tucker, Family Support Commissioner, Ruth Bermudez-Montenegro and Imperial County Public Health Department staff including Robin Hodgkin, Director; Danila Vargas, Deputy Director of Community Health and Maria Peinado, Public Health Information Officer.