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researcher , Medical educator

Carmen Alvarez-Lorenzo, medical educator, researcher. Achievements include patents for stimuli-sensitive materials, molecular imprinting of hydrogels, and functionalization of hydrogels for medicated soft contact lenses and other medical devices.

Background

Alvarez-Lorenzo, Carmen Daughter of Antonio Alvarez-Devesa and Eladia Lorenzo-Folgueiro.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1993.

Career

Graduate research fellow University Santiago de Compostela, 1998, Ramon y Cajal fellow, 2001—2006, professor Titular, since 2007. Visiting scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1998—2000, researcher, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for stimuli-sensitive materials, molecular imprinting of hydrogels, and functionalization of hydrogels for medicated soft contact lenses and other medical devices.

Connections

father:
Antonio Alvarez-Devesa

mother:
Eladia Lorenzo-Folgueiro