Minerva Hernández Galicia practices odontology and holds a diploma of Legal Odontology, Forensics and Related Sciences from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) in Mexico City. She is also a professional technician of emergency medicine and graduate of the Mexican Red Cross. Minerva’s experience also extends to risk and resource analysis of natural disasters for the Mexican Red Cross, Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance, and United States Agency of International Development. She is a volunteer instructor for various disciplines within preshospital care for the Mexican Red Cross.