Ms Lezano brings 14 years of experience in clinical research. She has managed and experienced in the therapeutic areas of Oncology, Psychiatry, Infectious Diseases, Vaccines, Central Nervous System, Cardiovascular, Metabolic Diseases, Rare Disease, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Gynecoloy, Urology, Nuclear Medicine, Medical devices and Pediatric studies.
Ms Lezano studied Biochemistry and Medical Technology at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA and at the Universidad Austral de Chile, Valdivia. She graduated as Medical Technology in 1987. Ms Lezano obtained on 2002 her second University degree in Business Administration and Commercial Engineer at the Universidad de Santiago de Chile.
Ms Lezano is dedicating her career to the pharmaceutical clinical research since 14 years ago and previously, she performed basic sciences research in Molecular Biology and Virology in the prestigious Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile and Universidad Austral de Chile. Where she learned and worked with the top scientifics of the country. Among her clinical laboratory experience, she also worked at the Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile in the Virology unit where she participated in the scientific team for the diagnose algorithm of HIV, as well as worked in the Measles campaign program of the government and the national surveillance program of Respiratory Syncicial Virus ( RSV). Among the scientific publications are:
Lezano, María Verónica, “ Rotavirus in Pediatric Diarrhea. Comparison of Electrophoresis and Electronic Microscopy methods in the Diagnosis. Universidad Austral de Chile, 1987.
Ramirez,E.; Lezano, Verónica; Ojeda,M.”Confirmatory diagnosis of HIV infection in Chile”.Rev.Chile Infectología ( 1992) vol.2,pags 103-107.
Toro,J;Valenzuela, M.T.; Leal,I.,Vicente,M.;Lezano,V.” Measles Epidemiology Survillance Bulletin N°3”, Ministery of Health, Chile,1993.
Toro,J.; Valenzuela, M.T.;Leal, I.; vicente, M.; Lezano,V.; Jung,V. .”Measles Epidemiology Survillan