Isabel Higuera Pulgar

EDUCATION

  • PhD Student. Department of Medicine. Complutense University of Madrid, Spain (2015-at present).
  • Master in Research in Biomedical Science. Complutense University of Madrid, Spain (2013).
  • B.Sc in Human Nutrition and Dietetics. Catholic University of Murcia, Spain (2007-2011)

RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Research Fellow of several National Projects at Foundation for Biomedical Research. General University Hospital Gregorio Marañon, Madrid (2007-2010).
  • Dietitian-Nutritionist at the Human Nutrition and Dietetic Unit. General University Hospital Gregorio Marañon, Madrid (2007-at present)
  • Study Coordinator of PREDYCES Project (2009)
  • Researcher at Gregorio Marañon Health Research Institute. Group of Clinical Nutrition and Dietetic, Madrid (2010-at present)
  • Research Collaborator in NutriQol Project. Development and Validation of a test to assess the quality of life in patients with home enteral nutrition (2011-2014)
  • Dietitian-Nutritionist at Fertility Clinic, ERG, Madrid (2013-2014)
  • Support Professor in Human Nutrition and Dietetic Degree. Complutense University of Madrid (2013-at present).

MEMBER OF SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES, COMMITTEES AND WORKGROUPS.

  • Member of the Scientific Committee of Dietitians and Nutritionists Association of Madrid, (2012-2015).
  • Secretary of Executive Board of Dietitians and Nutritionists Association of Madrid, (2008-2015).

SCIENTIFIC PRODUCTION

  • 36 Oral and Poster Presentations in National and International Conferences.

Relevant publications in journals and books:

  • Cuerda C, Velasco C, Higuera I. Tratamiento del Síndrome de Intestino Corto. Suplementos Annals Medicina 2009,92 (1):51-54.
  • Bretón I, Velasco C, Frías L, Higuera I. et al. Los alimentos. Curso de Nutrición Clínica y Dietética Online. Curso elaborado y avalado por la SEEN. (2011).
  • García P, Higuera I, Velasco C. et al. Capítulo 2. Digestivo. En el Manual de recomendaciones nutricionales al alta hospitalaria. Ed. ML. Sanz, S. Celaya y J. Álvarez. Nestlé Nutrition 2nd Edition. (2011).
  • Maldonado Lozano, Higuera Pulgar I, Mataix Verdú J. “Patología digestiva: Teoría y Práctica Clínica. © EDICIONES FUNIBER (Pendiente de publicación). (2014).
  • Ribed Sánchez A, Romero-Jiménez RM, Cuerda-Compes C, Higuera-Pulgar I, et al. Nutritional assessment and quality of life of oncology outpatients initiating treatment with tyrosine-kinaseinhibitors. Nutr Hosp. 2014; 30(5):1092-100.
  • Higuera I, Garcia-Peris P, Camblor M et al. Outcomes of a general hospital-based home parenteral nutrition (HPN) program; report of our experience from a 26-year period. Nutr Hosp. 2014;30(2):359-65.
  • Bretón I, Burgos R, Cuerda C, Camblor M, Velasco C, Higuera I, et al. Manejo nutricional en las enfermedades neurológicas crónicas. Nutr Hosp. 2014; 29: 38-46.