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Erwin Chiquete

  • MD, PhD
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
  • 3269PublicationsNumber of items in Erwin's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 1Followers


Erwin Chiquete was born to Wilfrido Chiquete and Rosalba Anaya, in Guadalajara Jalisco, Mexico, on November 11, 1976. In his early years, Erwin Chiquete was educated in public federal schools in Mexico. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Guadalajara (Universidad de Guadalajara, Centro Universitario de Ciencias de la Salud, 1995-2001) and a PhD in Molecular Biology in Medicine (2001-2006), from which he graduated with honors. His doctoral thesis derived in four scientific papers published between 2005 and 2007 on hepatistis C. In the last year of his PhD, Erwin Chiquete returned to his real scientific interest in neurology and cerebrovascular diseases. With his first scintific mentor and reference figure, Dr. José Luis Ruiz-Sandoval (attendant neurologist and researcher at the Hospital Civil de Guadalajara "Fray Antonio Alcalde") has published his main contributions in neurology. Erwin Chiquete became attracted to neurosceinces in his internship in 1998, the year he met Dr. Ruiz-Sandoval, in that year a recently arrived vascular neurologist. Soon they started a clinical registry and performed clinical research in neurology. In 2007 Erwin Chiquete became an internal medicine resident at the Hospital Civil de Guadalajara "Fray Antonio Alcalde", Mexico. His four-year clinical formation in internal medicine provided the basis to his future formation in Neurology. As a resident in the Hospital Civil Erwin Chiquete was appointed as President of the Medical Residents Society in 2009 (the biggest residents society in Mexico) and Resident Chief in the Internal Medicine department in 2010. He founded in september 2009 the secondary journal "Ciencia y Medicina" (also known as CyM), a biweekly publication on brief journals reviews and editorial content, the first spanish-written publication of its kind. Dr. Chiquete is currently a Nerology resident at the Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y de la Nutrición "Salvador Zubirán"; Mexico City.

Recent publications

  • 2003Castro-ChavezDiabetesCoordinated upregulation of oxidative pathways.pdf

  • Perspectives in Diabetes Transcribing Pancreas

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Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico

March 2011 - Present

Internal Medicine

Universidad de Guadalajara

March 2007 - March 2011(4 years)

Doctorate Degree (Molecular Biology in Medicine)

Universidad de Guadalajara

January 2001 - July 2006(6 years)

Medical Degree

Universidad de Guadalajara

September 1995 - January 2001(5 years)

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