International Mentoring Foundation for the Advancement of Higher Education
Rosa Bretón-Romero, PhD.
Dr. Rosa Breton-Romero obtained her degree in Pharmacy at the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, in 2007. She obtained her PhD in Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedicine and Biotechnology in 2013 by the Autonomous University of Madrid - Spain, with focus on the pathological and physiological role of reactive oxygen species in the endothelium and their role in vascular protection. In the last years, she has served as a mentor to undergraduate and graduate students during their research training, and she guided the professional career of four undergraduate students in the pilot program of the International Mentor Program USA-Europe (2014-2015).
She is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Cardiology Department in Boston University School of Medicine studying the mechanism and clinical consequences of insulin resistance and endothelial dysfunction in vascular diseases, and the Deputy Director of the International Mentor Program-Biomedicine specialty in 2015-2016’s program.