Lozano Barragan, Javier
Order in College: Cardinal Deacon
With Title: Deacon of St. Michael the Archangel
Native Country: Mexico
Appointed by: John Paul II on 21 October 2003
Ecclesiastical Office:  President Emeritus Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers 
Papal Elector: Not Eligible to Vote Due to Age

Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragan was born on January 26, 1933, in Mexico. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1955. After his ordination, he became responsible for the permanent formation of the diocesan clergy. He also became president of the Mexican Theological Society, and director of the Institute of Pastoral Theology of the Episcopal Conference of Latin America. On 15 August 1979, he was ordained bishop, as Titular Bishop of Thinisia in Numidia, then appointed Bishop of Zacatecas, México on 28 October 1984, from which office he resiged on 31 October 1996 and was appointed president of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers on 7 January 1997. He was created a cardinal on October 21, 2003, at which time he became the titular deacon of St. Michael the Archangel. On 18 April 2009, he retired as president of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers.