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Andrés Zabala Parreño, MSc.     


Research group: Clinical Microbiology and Molecular Epidemiology

Areas of research: Clinical Microbiology / Epidemiology / One Health


Investigacin actual  Current research:

  • Virulence factors of microorganisms of clinical interest: epidemiological and genetic aspects.
  • Infections associated with health care: epidemiological and diagnostic aspects.
  • Emerging infectious pathologies and their impact on the community.


Estudios  Education:


  • 2019. Master in Epidemiology and Collective Health. Universidad Simón Bolívar, Ecuador. 
  • 2016. Master in technologies for management and teaching practice. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador. 
  • 2008. Bachelor's Degree in Clinical and Applied Microbiology. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.


Cargo actual  Current position: 


  • Adjunct investigator at the Center for Research in Health in Latin America.
  • Professor in the Clinical Laboratory School. Faculty of Medicine. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador.


Publicaciones recientes  Recent publications: 

  • Ayala, A. V., Zárate, S. A., Zabala, A. E., Pacheco, L., Narváez, F. I., Alvear, M. L., & Negrete, J. R. (2020). Perspectives and Recommendations for Laparoscopic Surgery in the COVID-19 Era. Panamerican Journal of Trauma, Critical Care & Emergency Surgery, 9(2), 126-132.Vásconez Noguera, S.,
  • Jaramillo, K., Zabala, A., & Villads, J. E. (2021). Bordetella pertussis, a reemerging pathogen in pediatric respiratory infections. A study in Quito, Ecuador. Revista argentina de microbiología, 53(1), 1-10.
  • Luis, P. O., Victoria, M. Y., Felipe, M. C., Salto-Aguagallo María, D., & Parreño Andres, Z. Anatomic Patterns of the Facial Nerve in Parotidectomized Patients. Am J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021; 4 (6), 1143.


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