Cristina M. Rivera Rodríguez is a four-year Naturopathic Medicine Student in The School of Naturopathic Medicine of in UAGM of Puerto Rico. She is currently the NMSA Chapter President from UAGM in Puerto Rico. Cristina is a graduate of UPR Cayey Campus in Puerto Rico with a Bachelor degree in Biology. She has a big passion for Naturopathic Medicine at the ability it has to help restore help. She consider herself a true believer of the Healing Power of Nature and want to be a guide for her future patients to achieve help. She wants to help build up more the Naturopathic Medicine profession in Puerto Rico and establish healthy and productive relationships with other health care professionals.
Cristina has a special interest for global medicine, community medicine, vitalism and mental health. She had collaborated with organizations like NWB and NDI. Cristina is a true Caribbean, proud to have Spanish as her first language, which enjoys the sun, the beaches, the rivers and the forest in the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. Traveling is another of her passions. Dancing, cooking, reading and spending time with family and friends are an important part of her life.