Trained Physician recently graduated from the University of Leuven's Biomedical Sciences PhD program.
I have a huge interest in Clinical and Translational research and am looking for an opportunity where I can use both my clinical and research background in the development, organization and execution of projects in life sciences.
PhD in Biomedical Sciences
September 2009 --- September 2015
- Cell Culture Work: siRNA, shRNA and cDNA transfections, adenoviral and lentiviral transductions, migrations and invasion assays. - Western Blotting. - Quantitative PCR - Mass Spectrometry for the analysis of lipids. - In vivo work: zebrafish and mice as animal models. - Training of Master students. - Scientific writing. - Oral presentation in seminars and conferences.
September 2008 --- August 2009
January 2008 --- July 2008
Master in Human Genetics
August 2005 --- December 2007
- Clinical training in Genetics Counseling. - Basic training in Molecular Biology Laboratory. - 3 months-visiting scholarship at Department of Human GEnetics (K. U. Leuven). - Poster/conferences/seminars
August 2005 --- December 2005
July 2003 --- July 2005
Analytical thinkingOrganizationOptimismInterest in knowledgeAdaptabilityCollaborationCoordinationApproachabilitySociabilityEfficiencyProactivity
CancerGeneticsEndocrinology and metabolismmolecular biologyPreclinical ResearchGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Laboratory Research
Skills and Expertise
Analyze dataOral presentationConduct research at universitiescoordinating research projectsExecute scientific projectsPublish scientific projectsInteract with pre-clinical scientists
Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences from KU Leuven in 2015
Master's Degree in Human Genetics from Universidad Nacional de Colombia in 2007
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in Medicine from Universidad Surcolombiana in 2003
High School in Academic Secondary School from Colegio Claretiano - Neiva - Colombia in 1995
Training and Certification
Certificate Masterclass Biotechnology in 2011 Certification
Laboratory Animal Science, FELASA C Certification