Itzia Xiuhnelly Nava Sanchez
Sonora Cancer Research Center (CICS), USA
Itzia Xiuhnelly Nava Sanchez is a Medical Doctor with training at La Salle University, Victoria and Escandon Hospital in Mexico City. Currently, she is a Medical Doctor and Investigator of the Binational Sonora Cancer Research Center (CICS) in Seattle/Sonora. She has also performed clinical experience, providing medical attention to patients who enter to cancer prevention protocol, carrying out clinical history, physical exploration, orientation about primary, secondary and tertiary prevention according to the age and comorbidities of patients, obtaining blood samples and subsequently analyzing the results. In the research area, she attends the development of scientific projects with clinic relevance and performed experiments focused on patient's immune response against cancer. She is a Member of ASCO and ESMO. She has been involved in some published scientific articles of the OMA/CICS group and aspires to subsequently specialize in the area of pediatric oncology.