Sara María Soto González

Sara María Soto González

España
Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal)
Associate Research Professor

She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Oviedo. She obtained my PhD degree in 2002 at the University of Oviedo. In this initial period, she obtained a 4-year PhD Grant from the Spanish Ministry of Education being awarded with the “Extraordinary Doctorate Award”. She spent her postdoctoral period at the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR), Berlin (Germany) and at the IDIBAPS (Barcelona, Spain). In 2005, she obtained the Miguel Servet research contract from the Spanish Ministry of Health that allowed her to establish as independent researcher. Nowadays, she is Associate Research Professor at ISGlobal and Associate Professor at the University of Barcelona. She has published 60 international articles, eight invited reviews, four book chapters. She has directed two doctoral theses and three are in progress. She is Coordinator of a H2020 European Project “NOMORFILM” directed to search new antimicrobial agents from microalgae and PI of several projects directed to search new synthetic molecules with antibacterial activity.