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TENURED PROFESSOR

Claudia Lucía

FIGUEROA PINEDA

School of Medicine - Department of Internal Medicine

Profesor sin foto

CONTACT

Information

claufi@uis.edu.co

+57 (607) 634 4000
Ext. 3105

GENERAL

Biography

Graduated UIS undergraduate (general practitioner), postgraduate (Specialist in Internal Medicine) and Master’s (epidemiology). Teacher for 17 years, currently full professor. Linked to the Department of Internal Medicine, exercising teaching work in undergraduate, internship and graduate.

She has been an internship and postgraduate coordinator. He has been in charge of the undergraduate subjects of Cardiovascular Risk and Rehabilitation. To date in postgraduate teaches the subjects of Hospitalization Room Women (I and III year) and Research (I, II and III year).

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She has served as Director of the Department in charge 2011, 2013 and 2015. She served as Director in property from 2017 to 2019. She accompanied the development of the Accreditation in high quality of the postgraduate program, was a facilitator in the updating of 8 Clinical Practice Guidelines for UISsalud; and in the academic research field has advised for the development and publication of many of the research products of the postgraduate students of Internal Medicine.

In addition, she has been an evaluator of undergraduate theses and articles from universities and national journals, respectively. His three missions for the future are: to continue maintaining in the profile of undergraduate and graduate graduates, the sense of integrality and opportunity in health care, with empathy and effectiveness; and to continue awakening and promoting the critical sense of the sources of information in the medical literature, and finally, to achieve someday the development and sustainability of transversal goals between the clinical departments and schools of the faculty, which provide quality extension to society.

 

EDUCATION AND

Qualifications

  • Master in Epidemiology


    2011

  • Internal Medicine Specialist


  • Physician and Surgeon


    Universidad Industrial de Santander

CONTACT

Information

claufi@uis.edu.co

+57 (607) 634 4000 Ext. 3105

AREAS OF

Expertise

  • Specialty in Internal Medicine
  • Risk factors in noncommunicable diseases
  • Treatment adherence programs

OFFICE

Hours

Monday to Friday
7:00 a.m. – 12 m.
E.S.E. Hospital Universitario de Santander

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Facultad de Salud, Cra 32 # 29-31

Research

Group

AWARDS AND

Recognitions

  • Leadership in the Presidency


    Red Colombiana de Posgrados, 2023

  • Elsevier sponsored Poster Presentation Award from the South America region


    at the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress, 2019

  • Associate Laureate Professor


    Universidad Industrial de Santander

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