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Doménica Nathaly Cevallos Robalino

Investigadora externa del Grupo de Investigación ONE HEALTH, Universidad de las Américas (Ecuador)

Medical from the Central University of Ecuador, where I got a scholarship for academic excellence throughout my career. Ongoing Master's Degree in Epidemiology and Collective Health at the Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar. I have studies on Caring for vulnerable children from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow - UK, and scientific writing from Stanford University. Participations in several publications as an adjunct researcher for various Public Health, OneHealth, Epidemiology, and Pediatrics. External Researcher Universidad de las Américas UDLA; Member of World Psychiatric Association's International Research Group on Children's Mental Health Think-Tank. Additionally, member of the support group of the editorial committee of the Journal of the Faculty of Medical Sciences of the Central University of Ecuador; external reviewer for Journals such as PAHO. In charge of the program to strengthen Primary Care and citizen empowerment of health through local health committees in a rural community in Pichincha, Ecuador. In charge of the first pilot study about adverse childhood experiences reported in adults in a rural community as part of my research line on children's issues and their association with diseases in adulthood. Active member of the Public Health Society of Ecuador SESP, a Research assistant in the call for COVID-19 projects of the Central University of Ecuador. Currently, her job in sentinel hospital covid, Hospital IESS QUITO SUR as Outpatient referral Chief.


  • 2020–present
    Physician/ Chief of outpatient referrals, Hospital IESS QUITO SUR
  • 2021–present
    Mentoring & Student, Sociedad Española de Epidemiología SEE
  • 2020–present
    External Researcher ONE HEALTH, Universidad de las Américas
  • 2020–present
    Assistant researcher, Universidad Central del Ecuador
  • 2019–2019
    leader of the local health committee, Public Health Ministry


  • 2018 


  • 2021
    Statistical data driven approach of COVID-19 in Ecuador: R0 and Rt estimation via new method, Infectious Disease Modelling Volume 6, 2021, Pages 232-243
  • 2021
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Caused by the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): A Practical Comprehensive Literature Review., doi: 10.1080/17476348.2020.1820329.
  • 2021
    In Silico Analyses of Immune System Protein Interactome Network, Single-Cell RNA Sequencing of Human Tissues, and Artificial Neural Networks Reveal Potential Therapeutic Targets for Drug Repurposing Against COVID-19,
  • 2021
    Evolución e impacto de la infodemia en la población infantil en tiempos de COVID-19, Rev Panam Salud Publica. 2021;45:e38.
  • 2020
    Clinical, molecular, and epidemiological characterization of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), a comprehensive literature review, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Science Direct

Professional Memberships

  • Active Member of Public Health Society of Ecuador SESP
  • Active Member of Epidemiology and Collective Health of Ecuador