Awards and distinctions

Awards and Distinctions

Event - granting institution

Award - Category

Work

Year

Category

XXIII National Congress and II International Veterinary Medicine ACOVEZ

First place

"Advances in the understanding and diagnosis of Brucella canis:zoonotic disease orphan

2014

National

VIII International Symposium on Phlebotomine Sandflies

Best poster

"Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary rapid epidemiologycal protocol for the evaluation of an active focus of cutaneous leishmaniasis: Cure, Antioquia, Colombia"

2014

International

Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean of the World Programme for Climate Research (WCRP-LAC)

Best poster

"Strong Statistical Association Between Incidence Dengue in Colombia and El Niño / Southern Oscillation (ENSO) at National and Regional Scales"

2014

International

international competition Teach-Discovery-Treat 2014, in the category of "Open Initiatives for Computational Drug Discovery in Neglected Tropical Diseases

First place

myChEMBL Virtual Machine: Integration of open cheminformatics tools and open bioactivity data.

2014

International

Biomaterials and Orthodonticsen the ISCOMS Congress (International Student Congress of Biomedical Sciences

Best job

Osseointegration improvement by plasma electrolytic oxidation of titanium alloys modified surfaces.

2014

International

MDPI Challenges: Open Cheminformatics Tool of the Year - 2014

First place

myChEMBL Virtual Machine: Integration of open cheminformatics tools and open bioactivity data.

2014

International

23 Congress of the Italo-Latin American Society of Ethnobotany

Best oral presentation

In vitro and in vivo screening of colombian plants for potential antileishmanial, and antitrypanosomal antimalarial compounds.

2014

International

Germán Saldarriaga del Valle Award

Product model from a research process

Development of a cream for treating skin leishamniasis

2013

National

Research prize for mayor of Medellin

Special mention

Bioinformatics applied to the rational pursuit of anti-leishmania

12/06/2013

National

Council of the School of Natural Sciences

MAGNA CUM LAUDE

Photodynamic therapy with new porphyrin derivatives

2012

National

ICONTEC

ISO 9001: 2008

For activities of providing health services in medical practice specializing in tropical medicine and pharmaceutical service of medium complexity;

29/10/2012

National

III Congress of Microbiology

Second Place (Clinical Microbiology Modality)

Proteome analysis of mammalian cells infected with reference strains of Dengue virus serotype 2

28-30 / 04/2012

National

Research prize for mayor of Medellin

Special mention

Distinction to a life dedicated to research

2012

National

 

Special mention

In vitro evaluation of anti-inflammatory and healing potential of essential oils of camomile (Matricaria Chamomilla), oregano (oreganum vulgare) and thyme (Thymus vulgaris) by the production of PGE2, PGD2, and cell migration LKTB4

2011

National

XXXVI National Congress of Entomology

Ernesto Osorno Mesa award by taking the lead as the best work in the area of ​​Medical Entomology

Identification of mosquitoes subfamily Culicinae (Diptera: Culicidae) associated with Guadua angustifolia (Cyperales: Poaceae) in areas of montane rain forest and tropical rain forest

2010

National

XXXVI National Congress of Entomology

Ernesto Osorno Mesa award. ​​Medical Entomology

Studies on vector competence with Colombian Aedes aegypti dengue 2 virus strains and 3 isolated in different years

2010

National

VII Meeting of Infectious Diseases of the Colombian Association of Infectious Diseases.

Second place in Basic Research

Serotype 2 dengue virus replicates more efficiently encélulasde Aedes aegypti: In vitro and in vivo study

2010

National

Microbiology II Congress

Award for best oral presentation at the category

Prediction and topological analysis of the interaction network of proteins in Leishmania major as a tool for detection of new molecular targets

2010

National

Microbiology II Congress

Prize for the best paper in the poster category

Evaluation of the replicative capacity of Dengue virus strains isolated from clinical in insect cells

2010

National

Newspaper El Colombiano

El Colombiano Ejemplar - Institution

Research Career

2009

National

Casa Editorial El Tiempo

Valuable experience in health of the project “así vamos en salud”: monitor the health sector in Colombia of the Publishing House “El Tiempo”. 2009

"Control of the Epidemic Cutaneous leishmaniasis in the Army of Colombia"

2009

National

Casa Editorial El Tiempo

Valuable experience in health of the project “así vamos en salud”: monitor the health sector in Colombia of the Publishing House “El Tiempo”. 2009

 

2009

National

Casa Editorial El Tiempo

Valuable experience in health of the project “así vamos en salud”: monitor the health sector in Colombia of the Publishing House “El Tiempo”. 2009

 

2009

National

XIV Colombian Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2009

First Place in the category ‘undergraduate thesis‘ Competition

Molecular identification and diagnosis of Leishmaniasis in Colombia using isothermal PCR and their potential usefulness in field conditions

2009

National

XIV Colombian Congress of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, 2009

First Place category postgraduate thesis contest

 

2009

National

 

Third Place in the Category of Hematology National Award for Clinical Research in Oncology and Hematology

Acute promyelocytic leukemia

2009

National

The V Congress of Pharmaceutical Sciences

First place in the Student Research Award in Health Sciences at the Universidad de Antioquia

Molecular diagnosis of leishmaniasis in Colombia through isothermal PCR and its potential usefulness in field conditions

2009

National

Universidad de Antioquia

Second place in the Student Research Award in Health Sciences at the Universidad de Antioquia work

Detection and identification of Leishmania species in Colombia in clinical samples using PCR-RFLP

2008

National

Congress of Bacteriology

First place of the posters competition in the First Colombian Congress of Clinical Microbiology, Environmental Industrial and Bioanalysis

Identification of species of Leishmania panamensis, and Leishmania braziliensis by PCR-RFLP of gene coding for cysteine ​​protease type I

2008

National

Alejandro Angel Escobar Foundation

Honorable Mention. Physical and Natural Sciences

 

2007

National

Universidad de Antioquia

First Student Research Award in Health Sciences

Point mutations in the associated gene pfcrt chloroquine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum strains isolated from four natural regions of Colombia

2007

National

8th International Congress of the National Association of Bacteriology

third place Distinction of "Research"

 

2007

International

The V Congress of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Francisco Jose de Caldas First Place Award given to the best work of ​​Industrial Pharmacy

Bioactive Molecules Against Leishmania (V.) panamensis

2006

National

 

International distinction as one of the Top 10 Research Papers (among 530) in the XXII Brazilian Congress of Anatomy, XXVII Chilean Congress of Anatomy, and VIII Congress of Anatomy Southern Cone

Autologous chondrocyte culture and the contribution of Bioengineering at chondral Injury Treatment

2006

International

Spain

First prize in Estudios Iberiroamericanos of ‘La Rabida’ in the Scientific and Technical Area

Developing an early warning system for malaria in Colombia

2006

International

Colombian Society of Entomology - SOCOLEN

Nominated Francisco Luis Gallego Prize at the XXXIII Congress of Entomology SOCLOEN

Molecular evidence of the utility of the pigmentation of the pleura as a diagnostic character in Lutzomyia (Diptera: Psychodidae)

2006

National

 

Nominated Ernesto Osorno Mesa Prize award at the XXXIII Congress of Entomology SOCLOEN

Thermal model to estimate the amount gonotrophic cycle Anopheles albimanus (Diptera: Culicidae) vector of malaria in Colombia

2006

National

Colombian Society of Entomology - SOCOLEN

Nominated Ernesto Osorno Mesa Prize award at the XXXIII Congress of Entomology SOCLOEN

Effect of temperature on the vectorial capacity of Anopheles albimanus (Diptrera: Culicidae)

2006

National

Colombian Association of Biological Sciences

National Award in Systematics, Animal Structure and Function

Some flukes flukes Colombian Vertebrate

2004

National

Colombian Association of Biological Sciences

National Award in Ecology

Ecological aspects of Limnea (Mollusca: Limnaeidae) in the region of Aguas Tibias, Municipality of Puracé-Coconuco.

2004

National

National Academy of Medicine

Sanofi-Aventis Prize XV.

Clinical evaluation, immunogenicity and and efficacy of a vaccine against leishmaniasis in Colombia

2004

National

Alejandro Angel Escobar Foundation

Exact Sciences Award, Physical and Natural

Leishmaniasis: What is skin deep

2003

National

Colombian Society of Entomology

Second National Entomology Award Hernan Alcaraz Viecco

Temperature Effect on the development of ovaries and gonotrophic cycle of Anopheles albimanus (Diptera: Culicidae) in relation to the El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO)

2002

National

Alejandro Angel Escobar Foundation

Honorable mention.

Relation between Malaria Outbreak and El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO)

2001

National

Colombian Association of Infectious Diseases.

Second Place Award for Basic Research

Characterization of the cellular immune response during infection by Leishmania panamensis human Viannia

2000

National

School of Bacteriology and Clinical Laboratory Universidad de Antioquia

Recognized individual research

State premunition malaria in the Amazon Region Colombian diagnosed by PCR Multiple seminested

2000

National

Colombian Association of Biological Sciences

Prize for the best work in the animal systematic structure and function

Pseudacaenodera samariensis n.sp (Trematoda: Digenia) Acanthocolpide the Colombian Caribbean (Santa Marta)

1999

National

National Academy of Medicine

Competition Honorable Mention X Rhone Poulenc Rhorer / National Academy of Medicine

A step forward in the development of a vaccine against Leishmaniasis in Colombia

1999

National

Universidad del Bosque

Prize for the best research work in the second contest of Medicine University interfaculty Forest

Determining the risk of infection with Leishmania spp in the area of ​​influence of the Mile I project in the department of Caldas

1998

National

Proantioquia

Antioquia Thesis

Molecular and antigenic characterization of the Leishmania panamensis Viannia Kinetoplastid membrane protein-11

1998

National

Colombian Association of Biological Sciences, Ibague

Best Work in Basic Medical Sciences

Eco-epidemiologic aspects snail spp Aroapyrgus

1998

National

Colombian Association of Bacteriology students ASEBAC

Orquidea Science Award for the best work in research.

"Standardization of the Dot-ELISA for diagnosis of cutaneous and visceral leishmaniasis."

1998

National

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Universidad de Antioquia

Research Award.

Epidemiological characterization of Cutaneous Leishmaniasis in the village municipality of Maracaibo Yolombó

1997

National

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Universidad de Antioquia

Honorable Mention in IV National Ecuentro of Researchers in Animal Sciences

Leishmanicidal in vitro effect of verapamil on L. (V) panamensis evaluation

1997

National

Rotary Club of Medellín

Research Prize Germán Saldarriaga del Valle

 

1997

National

Navy, Cartagena.1997

First Research Award

Control of cutaneous leishmaniasis in the Southern Naval Force

1997

National

International Forum for Social Sciences in Health

International Award: The Application of Social Sciences to Health Problems: Best Case Study

From "milk bread" to control visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian community ‘Zenu’ at the Colombian Caribbean Coast

1996

National

Universidad de Antioquia

Award Faculty of Medicine Research

 

1996

National

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Universidad de Antioquia

Honorable Mention Third National Encentro researchers in Animal Sciences

Canine Visceral leishmaniasis in the municipality of San Andres de Sotavento, Cordoba 1991-1993

1995

National

National Academy of Medicine

Honorable mention.

First focus of human paragonimosis in Colombia

1995

National

Universidad de Antioquia

Student Research Award

Knowledge and epidemiological aspects of Cutaneous leishmaniasis in five villages in the municipality of La Macarena, Meta

1995

National

Universidad de Antioquia

Student Research Award

Flebotomínea wildlife on the island of Santa Cruz de Mompox-Bolívar, Colombia

1995

National

Colombian Society of Entomology.

First Place "Hernán Alcaraz Viecco" Award at the XXI Colombian Congress of Entomology

Eco-epidemiologic application method in the study of visceral leishmaniasis in the Colombian Caribbean coast: First Step to Control

1994

National

Colombian Association of infectology

Honorable Mention Contest III medical photography.

Paragonimosis

1994

National

Universidad de Antioquia

"Investigations Exceptional" award

Eco-epidemiological assessment in Zenu.Visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian community of San Andrés de Sotavento Cordoba: First step for Control

1994

National

XII Colombian Congress of Internal Medicine

First Prize Poster presented in posters

First focus of human paragonimosis in Colombia

1994

National

Alejandro Angel Escobar Foundation

Exact Sciences Award, Physical and Natural

Eco-epidemiological evaluation of visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian community Zenu, in San Andrés de Sotavento, Cordoba: First step for Control

1994

National