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SCOPE National Fellowship awarded to Dr Franklin Abalos

NewsSCOPE National Fellowship awarded to Dr Franklin Abalos

Congratulations to Dr Franklin Abalos, Argentina, who has been awarded SCOPE National Fellowship.

Dr Abalos is a specialist in internal medicine, cardiology, sports medicine, and a SCOPE specialist in obesity. He also holds a diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatistics.


Dr Abalos is the principal investigator at the Research Center of the Sanatorio Norte (Santiago del Estero, Argentina), where he develops studies on new drugs for obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases.

He has served as the head of the Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Center in the Municipality of the City of Santiago del Estero since 2006.

Dr Abalos is an advisor to the Quality of Life Center of the Provincial Health System of Santiago del Estero. He has written two books on diabetic education and recently published ‘First Aid Kit in Epidemiology and Biostatistics’.

He is a full member of the Argentine Society of Diabetes.

SCOPE Fellowship is the most prestigious award offered by SCOPE, recognising outstanding healthcare professionals in the field of obesity management.

National Fellows are experts of national or regional renown who have made a significant contribution to obesity medicine in their country.

SCOPE Fellowship

To learn more about SCOPE Fellowship, both National and International, please visit this link.