María J. Brión Martínez

PhD, (female) is a biologist doctorated from the University of Santiago de Compostela. She made her postdoctoral fellow at the University of Sao Paulo (Brazil) and she is currently the coordinator of the Genetics Unit of cardiovascular disease of the Health Research Institute of Santiago (IDIS) since 2008. She has been working in human genetics for more than 15 years and has published about 100 research papers, 66 of them included in the SCI, and she has been the head researcher of 10 projects funded in competitive calls.