Maria is a medical doctor, with an extensive experience in management and marketing.
Eight years ago, she founded Houston NPA, a medical and social communication company, which organized 700+ medical events, communication campaigns, aimed or involving medical professionals, the general public, patients and patient organisations.
The company also edited medical books for medical professionals and the general public. More importantly, Houston NPA organized in 2010, together with COPAC, the first forum for Romanian patient organisations.
Similarly important for Romania, the company organizes conferences focused on performance and quality in hospital management and public healthcare institutions.