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Research Biography

Dr Lucia Pinilla (Biotechnologist, PhD) currently serves as a Research Associate at the Flinders Health and Medical Research Institute (FHMRI): Sleep Health. Her research is focused on the identification of novel biomarkers and biometrics to enhance the biological characterization and clinical management of obstructive sleep apnea. Embarking on her first year as a postdoctoral researcher, Dr Pinilla has authored 20 publications (7 as first author) and contributed to 2 book chapters. She has received numerous accolades, including recognition for delivering outstanding oral presentations at various forums, and multiple sponsorship awards from esteemed organizations, such as the European Respiratory Society and the American Thoracic Society.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Health Sciences (International Mention), University of Lleida

Award Date: 1 Dec 2023

Master of Science, Biomedical Research, University of Lleida

Award Date: 1 Jul 2019

Bachelor of Science (Honours), Biotechnology, University of Lleida

Award Date: 1 Jul 2018

Research Areas

  • Medical biosciences
  • Clinical
  • Molecular biosciences


  • Q Science (General)
  • biomedicine
  • biomarker
  • molecular biology
  • R Medicine (General)
  • sleep health
  • Sleep disorders
  • Sleep

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