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Andrea Manzano

Andrea Manzano, MSc.   


Research group: Assessment of health technologies and health economics

Areas of research: Infectious, immunological and chronic diseases / Health economics / Microbiology.


 Investigacin actual  Current research:   

  • Immunizations
  • Health economics
  • Genetics and immunological diseases


Estudios  Education:


  • 2021. Master in Climate Change and Environmental Negotiation. Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar. Quito - Ecuador. 
  • 2014. Master in Ecology, Evolution and Conservation. San Francisco State University. Estados Unidos.
  • 2010. Biotechnology Engineering. Escuela Politécnica del Ejército (ESPE). Quito - Ecuador.


Cargo actual  Current position: 


  • Adjunct investigator to the group of  Dr. Ruth Jimbo-Sotomayor at the Center for Research in Health in Latin America.
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Professor of the School of Medicine. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.
  • Coordinator of the Herpetology Molecular Biology Laboratory, School of Exact Sciences. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.


Publicaciones recientes  Recent publications: 


  • Sánchez, X., Orrico, M., Morillo, T., Manzano, A., Jimbo, R., & Armijos, L. (2021). Reducing unnecessary antibiotic prescription through implementation of a clinical guideline on self-limiting respiratory tract infections. Plos one, 16(4), e0249475. 
  • Choez, X. S., Martínez, M. L., Tatamuez, V. V., Peña, M. L., Manzano, A., & Sotomayor, R. J. (2021). Medical Cost of Upper Respiratory Tract Infections in Children in Ambulatory Care. Value in Health Regional Issues, 26, 1-9.
  • Sánchez, X., Landázuri, A., Londo, P., Manzano, A., Moreno Roca, A., & Jimbo, R. (2020). Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices in Antibiotic Use in Family Medicine Students. Journal of Primary Care & Community Health, 11, 2150132720984758. 


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