Speaker Details

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Dr. Cristina Martin Higueras

Molecular biomedicine (12 years), primary hyperoxaluria (10 years)

PhD thesis in basic research for the proof of concept of current siRNA approach for primary hyperoxaluria. OxalEurope registry board member. Member of CIBER of Rare Diseases (CIBERER).

Special awards or recognition:

1) Second award of the “IX Edition of the Scientific Dissemination Contest Cienci@ULL for young Canarian researchers” for the video “Oxalate islands”. Available at www.ph-europe.net in 6 different languages. University of La Laguna, 2021.
2) Excellence Doctorate (PhD) Award, University of La Laguna 2018.
3) Participation on the Discovery Fast Track Challenge 2015 – GlaxoSmithKline (Dr. Miguel Fernandes and Professor Eduardo Salido, University of La Laguna, Spain).
4) Head of the Organizing Committee of the 12th International Workshop on Primary Hyperoxaluria for Professionals and Patients, Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation. 2017. Tenerife, Spain.