Degree in Medicine and Surgery at Universidad del Rosario. Specialization in Rheumatology at Université de Paris V (René Descartes). PhD title in Biology at Universidad de Antioquia. Postdoctoral studies in Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Senior postdoctoral research fellow at University of Texas System. Diploma in Immunopathology and Immunopathology in Rheumatic Diseases from the Pasteur Institute and the Université De Montpellier Ii (Sciences. Et Tech Du Languedoc), respectively. Diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Director of the Center for the Study of Autoimmune Diseases - CREA - of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Universidad del Rosario. Full professor at the same University and Director of Research at the Mederi University Hospital. Author and co-author of multiple publications in indexed journals. Director of specialization, master’s, and doctorate theses. Author of several books on Immunology and Autoimmunity.