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Ingrid Espinoza, PhD, CCRP

espinosa,-ingrid-web.jpgAssociate Professor
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Dr. Espinoza earned a PhD in Biomedical Sciences, a certificate as Clinical Research Investigator and a certificate as Clinical Research Professional (CCRP). At UMMC, she has been performing as a translational and clinical cancer investigator and lately as a regulatory specialist.

As a cancer researcher, Dr. Espinoza has been focused on the identification of molecular markers associated with race disparities and involved in drug resistance in colorectal and prostate cancer tumors. The goal is to develop new combinatorial and targeted therapies for cancer patients to improve their survival and wellbeing.

As a regulatory specialist, Dr. Espinoza has been responsible for overall management of clinical studies in different research areas, preparation and submissions to the FDA, and management of the clinicaltrials.gov website for our ongoing clinical trials