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Jose Boggia

  • MD PhD
  • Associate Professor at Pathophysiology Department and Assistant Professor at Nephrology Center
  • Universidad de la República, Hospital de Clínicas
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About

Dr. José Boggia is Co- Director of the Hypertension Unit of the Manuel Quintela University Hospital at Universidad de la República since 2008. He is member of the medical staff at the Nephrology Center and lecturer at the Pathophysiology Department. He works as a physician, teacher and researcher in a full time position since 2006. Researcher categorized in Level 1 of the National Investigation Agency (Agencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación, ANII) in Uruguay. Master in Science (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the Universidad de la República, Uruguay. Fellow of the Laboratory of Hypertension at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium) chaired by Prof. Jan Staessen. Member of the executive committee of the Uruguayan Society of Hypertension. Currently has more than 30 papers published peer reviewed journals and more than 60 abstracts presented at congresses magazines. He reviewed many papers for Hypertension and sits on the editorial board of that journal. Additionally, he has reviewed articles for the following journals: American Journal of Physiology -Heart and Circulatory Physiology, BioMed Central and International Journal of Cardiology. Since 2007 Dr. Boggia integrates the research consortium International Database on Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in relation to Cardiovascular Outcomes (IDACO) studying the role of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in cardiovascular risk stratification . The current research interests of Dr Boggia focus on the epidemiology of the renal and vascular phenotypes and genotypes of hypertension at the population level. He currently heads the Genotype, Phenotype and Environment Related to Hypertension in Uruguay (UY GEFA -HT) study. You can find Dr José Boggia’s CV at: http://www.anii.org.uy/buscador_cvuy/exportador/ExportarHtml?hash=559b0f8f8fd135b8082117e19ed32684

Research interests

Recent publications

  • Prevalence, Treatment, and Control Rates of Conventional and Ambulatory Hypertension Across 10 Populations in 3 Continents.

    • Melgarejo J
    • Maestre G
    • Thijs L
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  • [Salbutamol improves diaphragm force generation in experimental sepsis].

    • Piriz H
    • Nin N
    • Boggia J
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Associate Professor at Pathophysiology Department and Assistant Professor at Nephrology Center

Universidad de la República, Hospital de Clínicas

Education

MD, Internist, Nephrologist, MSc, PhD.

Universidad de la República, Hospital de Clínicas

March 1991 - April 2012(21 years)

Co-authors (1701)