Felipe Orteso

Felipe Vadillo-Ortego, MD, PhD, Head, Unit of the School of Medicine, UNAM at the National Institute of Genomic Medicine, Mexico City, Mexico

Education: M.D. School of Medicine, National University of Mexico; Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences, School of Medicine, National University of Mexico; Postdoctoral Training: University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Biology of Reproduction and Oregon National Primate Research Center. Affiliations: Professor and Head, School of Medicine, UNAM Unit at Instituto Nacional de Medicina GenĂ³mica, Mexico City, Adjunct Professor, School of Public Health, University of Michigan. Publications: 185 peer-reviewed papers. Honors: Member of the National Academy of Medicine of Mexico, Member of the National Board of Science of Mexico. Interest: He is the head of a multidisciplinary group studying preterm birth. Main focus of the group is the development of clinical markers and physiopathology of preterm labor and premature rupture of the membranes.