Octavio Fernandes

Octavio Fernandes

Dr Octavio Fernandes is currently a clinical pathologist and Vice-President, Operations of Labi Exames, a medical laboratory testing network whose mission is to facilitate healthcare access through diagnostic tests.

He received his medical degree from State University Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, was Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the State University Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and received his Master in Parasitology (Fiocruz), a PhD in Tropical Medicine (Fiocruz, UCLA), and an MBA in Health Management (COPPEAD Federal University Rio de Janeiro, Brazil).

Octavio is ex-Associate Professor of Pathology Department, Medical School, State University Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, ex-Senior Researcher Department of Tropical Medicine, Fiocruz, and Ex- COO DASA.