World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Alfonso Petersen

Article Id: WHEBN0022560410
Reproduction Date:

Title: Alfonso Petersen  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: German immigration to Mexico, Petersen, Culture of Guadalajara
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Alfonso Petersen

Alfonso Petersen Farah (born 2 February 1961) is an educated medical doctor and politician, who served as Mayor of Guadalajara from 2007 to 2009.

He studied medicine at the LaSalle University and the National Autonomus University of Mexico. He served as Jalisco state health secretary.[1] In July 2006, he was elected Mayor of Guadalajara, representing the National Action Party, assuming office on 31 December 2006.[2] During the 2009 flu pandemic, Petersen took the reins after resigning Jalisco state health secretary Alfonso Gutierrez Carranza in October 2009, relinquishing his Mayoral duties in the process.[3]


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.