Hortensia Castañeda-Hidalgo, PhD, MSN

Academic Dean

Tampico School of Nursing, Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico


Dr. Hortensia Castañeda-Hidalgo is the Academic Dean of the Tampico School of Nursing at the Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas, Mexico. Dr. Castañeda-Hidalgo earned her doctoral degree at the University of Alicante, Spain and her MSN at the University of Nuevo León, Mexico. Her research interests include Public Health Care Management. Her vision of Public Health in Mexico is reinforcing the leadership of the country, which previously distinguished Mexico at regional and global levels. Dr. Castañeda-Hidalgo hopes to gain a deeper understanding of leadership to improve her decision-making skills.