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educator , Pharmacist

Jorge Barros-Velazquez, Spanish pharmacist, educator. Achievements include patents for method of identification of commercially-relevant penaeid shrimps in the food industry. Member of Spanish Society Proteomics, Spanish Society Biotechnology, Spanish Society Microbiology, Institute Food Technologists, Galician Academy Medicine.

Background

Barros-Velazquez, Jorge was born on August 21, 1965 in Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain. Son of Enrique Barros Fernandez and Maria Josefa Velazquez Diaz.

Education

Degree in Pharmacy, University Santiago de Compostela, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy, College Pharmacy, Santiago de Compostela, 1992.

Career

Postdoctoral research fellow University College Cork, Ireland, 1993. Assistant professor University Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 1994—1999, associate professor, 2000—2006, professor, since 2007. Project reviewer sbir program United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 2006.

Research consultant Spanish Ministry of Science & Innovation, Madrid, since 2007. Project reviewer Argentinian Ministry of Science, Buenos Aires, 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for method of identification of commercially-relevant penaeid shrimps in the food industry.

Membership

Member of Spanish Society Proteomics, Spanish Society Biotechnology, Spanish Society Microbiology, Institute Food Technologists, Galician Academy Medicine.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, movies.

Connections

Married Ana Maria Jimenez-Lopez, July 8, 1990. Children: Patricia Barros, Paula Barros.

father:
Enrique Barros Fernandez

mother:
Maria Josefa Velazquez Diaz

spouse:
Ana Maria Jimenez-Lopez

children:
Patricia Barros Barros-Velazquez

Paula Barros Barros-Velazquez