Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer
I am a Computational Biologist with a background in Chemistry. My research has been focused on data-driven Drug Discovery. My current interest is to bring my knowledge closer to the clinics, especially in neglected areas. I spend most of my free time on fiction writing.
UK, Jul 2020 – Present. EOSI: Development of an open-source drug discovery platform to foster the impact of artificial intelligence in global health.
Spain, Jan 2018 – Jun 2020. Structural Bioinformatics and Network Biology Laboratory: Invention of a computational drug discovery platform. Supervision of PhD and MSc students.
Zambia, Jul 2019 – Dec 2019. Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia, Central Laboratory: Harmonization and large-scale analysis of clinical and laboratory data.
Spain, Feb 2016 – Dec 2017. Structural Bioinformatics and Network Biology Laboratory: Development of a drug discovery protocol for the omics characterization of chemical libraries.
Spain, Sept 2011 – Jan 2016: Structural Bioinformatics and Network Biology Laboratory. Network biology approaches to pharmacology and drug side effects.
Mozambique, Sep 2015 – Dec 2015. CISM and ISGlobal: Machine learning methods to determine causes of death in developing countries.
Israel, Apr 2014 – Jul 2014. Eytan Ruppin’s Laboratory: Genome-scale metabolic modeling of cancer.
El Salvador, Feb 2010 – Sep 2010. Chemical Engineering Department: Water analysis and improvement of environmental factors in war refugee communities.
Spain, Feb 2009 – Jan 2010. Photochemistry Laboratory: Synthesis and photophysical characterization of porphyrin derivatives.
USA, Jul 2009 – Sep 2009. Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Division: Photodynamic treatment against atherosclerosis.
Spain, Jun 2008 – Sep 2008. Theoretical and Computational Chemistry Group: Gas-phase reactivity using quantum chemistry.
Sep 2011 – Jan 2016. Pompeu Fabra University: Cum Laude, Extraordinary Award UPF.
Oct 2010 – Jun 2012. Pompeu Fabra University: First in class. Project obtained with Honours.
Sep 2003 – Jun 2009. IQS School of Engineering: First in class. Extended to obtain the IQS Chemical Engineer title.
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Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC). Since Sept 2020
Barcelona School of Management, Pompeu Fabra University. Oct 2016 – Sep 2017
Ateneu Barcelonès Literature School. Narrative, novel, playwriting, African novels. Jan 2011 – Jun 2013