Trematodes are non-segmented flat worms that are one of the most neglected parasite groups although they cause different diseases in humans. Recent work includes the identification of Amphimerus spp. and Paragonimus mexicanus second intermediate hosts.
Epidemiology of superbugs and antibiotic resistance
Is the battle against antibiotic resistance a lost war? In the hospital field where the fight is overwhelming, bad prescriptions of antibiotics and unexpected outbreaks are daily news. Understanding the problem and how prevent it is key to shift our position to the winning side, thus, education to all the people involved plays a major role.
I have been in touch with different institutions to develop workshops and deliver lectures regarding different aspects of infectious diseases. I am happy to participate or contribute to conferences or ongoing virtual symposiums.
"Antorcha Verde" was a free digital magazine that promoted scientific outreach in Spanish. This initiative was part of the Society of Scientific Communication "Quinto Pilar". The image is the portrait of the last released edition.