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TENURED PROFESSOR

Jorge Andrés

Niño García

School of Medicine - Department of Mental Health

The general public and educational community are presented with Jorge Andrés Niño García, a professor at the Department of Mental Health of the School of Medicine. The photo was taken in close-up, with a white background, and the professor is positioned in the center.

Director of the Department of Mental Health

Director of GIPs
Research Group

CONTACT

Information

joraniga@uis.edu.co

+57 (607) 634 4000
Ext. 1383

GENERAL

Biography

Dr. Jorge Niño is a physician specializing in liaison psychiatry. His primary focus lies in evaluating the emotional impact and quality of life of individuals affected by chronic and degenerative diseases, as well as the psychiatric manifestations linked to medical conditions. His work entails identifying pathophysiological mechanisms and psychological aspects to facilitate a holistic approach by the healthcare team.

EDUCATION AND

Qualifications

  • University Teaching Specialist


    Universidad Industrial de Santander, 2020

  • Specialist in Liaison Psychiatry


    Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, 2010

  • Psychiatry Specialist


    Universidad de Antioquia, 2008

  • Physician and Surgeon


    Universidad Industrial de Santander, 2002

Director of the Department of Mental Health

Director of GIPs
Research Group

CONTACT

Information

joraniga@uis.edu.co

+57 (607) 634 4000 Ext. 1383

AREAS OF

Expertise

  • Psychosomatic Medicine

OFFICE

Hours

Monday to Friday

7:00 a.m. – 12 m.

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Facultad de Salud, Cra 32 # 29-31, Departamento de Salud Mental

Research

Group

AWARDS AND

Recognitions

  • Founders Award for the best completed research


    Asociación Colombiana de Psiquiatria

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