Beatriz Tavira was graduated in Biology from the University of Oviedo in 2008. She started to work in science as research assistant at the Department of Molecular Genetics of Hospital Universitario Central of Asturias from 2008 to 2011. In 2011 she got a predoctoral fellowship from the Government of Asturias “Severo Ochoa Ph.D program” to perform her pre-doctoral studies in pharmacogenetics, kidney transplantation and type 2 diabetes risk at Hospital Universitario Central of Asturias. In 2012, she spent 3 months at Mayo Clinic (Rochester, Minnesota, USA) at Department of Nephrology and Hypertension. She has been working in Sweden at University of Linköping from 2015, focus on the immunology of type 1 diabetes in patients participating in on-going clinical trials. She had high quality experienced in Molecular Genetics, Immunology, Clinical Trials and Translational Medicine. She has participated in several European Conferences: Pharmacogenetics Spanish Society (2010-2011), American Society of Nephrology (2012), The European Society of Human Genetics (2013-2014), Annual Meeting of the Scandinavian Society for the Study of Diabetes (2016). She has got more than 22 publications in different research areas as pharmacogenetics, kidney transplantation, type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Beatriz Tavira Research Interests are Pharmacogenetics, molecular genetics, type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes.