DepartmentsGeneral Internal MedicineSpecialty GroupsConsultative and Diagnostic MedicineExecutive Health ProgramLocationJacksonville, FloridaLanguagesEnglishSpanishExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Procedures performedPreventive care InterestsPreventive medicineHealth maintenance Mayo Clinic locations Jacksonville, Florida Driving Directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2002Resident - Internal Medicine ResidencyJackson Memorial Medical Center, University of Miami School of Medicine1999Other - Non-academic fellowship. Assistant Scientist. Research fellow in the AIDS Clinical Research Unit.University of Miami School of Medicine1999Other - Non-academic fellowship. Department of Medicine Division of Clinical Immunology HIV/AIDS.University of Miami School of Medicine1997Other - Observership. Department of Medicine Section of Clinical Immunology.University of Miami School of Medicine1991Other - Observership. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Critical Care Unit.Cornell University1990Fellow - Critical Care Medicine Training Program.National University of Colombia School of Medicine1988Resident - Internal Medicine Residency Thesis for Internal Medicine Certification: "Pleural Mesothelioma at the National Cancer Institute of Colombia: Cases and Review of Literature."Universidad Javeriana School of Medicine1983MD - Medico y Cirujano. Rural Medicine as per Colombian Government Regulations. 1983-1984Universidad Javeriana School of MedicineShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2004Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineAwards and honors20132013 Health Care Heroes Awardee.The Jacksonville Business Journal (jacksonville.bizjournals.com)2012Career Development Time for Scholarly Physician's Program Scholarship Internal Medicine Educational Group, SIMEG AwardeeDepartment of Internal Medicine2011GIM - TFSADivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine2010TreasurerI Pan-American Congress of Hospital Medicine, Pan-American Society of Hospital Medicine Group PASHA2010TFSA 5.0 AwardeeResearch Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine2010Write up And Publish Time (WRAP) Program. Awardee.Department of Internal Medicine2009TreasurerPan-American Society of Hospital Medicine Group PASHA2007FellowAmerican College of Physicians2002Physician of the MonthMedical/Pediatrics Service, Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Marshfield Clinic1997Fellow of the Year - Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Division of Clinical ImmunologyUniversity of Miami School of Medicine1994Guest Speaker: "Critical Care in Cancer Patients"Javeriana University School of Medicine 50th Anniversary Congress, BogotaShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2019 - 2023Ad-hoc MemberSurgical and Procedural Committee2013 - 2018MemberInternational Activity Subcommittee IAS2011 - 2012MemberGIM Initiative, Preventive Services Coding, Quality Improvement Team, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine2011 - presentMemberSociety of General Internal Medicine2010 - 2012MemberKnowledge Content Board - General Internal Medicine, AskMayoExpert2010 - 2012MemberQuality Improvement Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine2010Active ParticipantI Pan-American Congress of Hospital Medicine, Pan-American Society of Hospital Medicine Group PASHA2008 - 2012ConsultantVRG Clinical Studies, Vaccine Research Group2008 - 2012MemberSocial Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine2006 - presentFellowAmerican College of Physicians2006 - 2012Mayo Clinic Internal Medicine PhysicianUnited for Colombia Foundation, Colombian Armed Forces2006 - 2012MemberDisease Management Review Group (DMRG), Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees2006 - presentMemberMinnesota Medical Association1999 - 2006MemberAmerican College of Physicians1999 - presentMemberWisconsin Medical Society1999 - presentMemberSociety of Hospital Medicine1999 - presentMemberAmerican Medical Association1999 - presentMemberFlorida State Medical Association1989Active MemberColombian Association of Internal MedicineShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publications Procedures performedInterestsMayo Clinic locationsEducationActivities and honors Request an appointment PST-20224064 Doctors & Medical Staff Rivera, Fernando A. M.D.