Andrés Soto Varela

Santiago de Compostela University Hospital. Spain

 

Present appointments

-Otolaryngology (Division of Neurotology) staff at the University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela (Since May 1995)

-Associate Professor at the Department of Surgery and Medical-Surgical Specialities. University of Santiago de Compostela (Since October 1996)

-Corresponding Academician of the Royal Academy of Medicine and Surgery of Galicia (Since December 1998)

-Member of the Accrediting Committee of the Accrediting System of the Continuing Education of the Health Professions of Galicia (Since October 2000)

-President of the Galician Society of Otorhinolaryngology (Since June 2012)

-Reviewer of different journals (https://publons.com/author/1172445/andres-soto-varela#profile): Frontiers in Neurology, Acta Oto-Laryngologica, Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, Journal of the Neurological Sciences, Clinical Otolaryngology, European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Journal of Biomechanics, Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, Clinical Interventions in Aging, Frontiers in Medicine, Acta Otorrinolaringológica Española, HSOA Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Medicine, Clinical Neurophysiology Practice, Patient Preference and Adherence, BMJ Open, International Journal of Audiology, Gerontology and Journal of Chemotherapy.

 

FUNDED RESEARCH

Principal investigator (two):

  1. Research Project (PI11/01328) funded by the National Institute of Health Carlos III (National R&D&I Plan) and the European Regional Development Fund, entitled: “Reduction of falls in the elderly by improving the balance by means of vestibular rehabilitation” (2012-2014).
  2. Research Project (PI1500329) funded by the National Institute of Health Carlos III (National R&D&I Plan) and the European Regional Development Fund, entitled: “Reducing Rate of Falls in Older People With the Improvement of Balance by Means of Vestibular Rehabilitation (ReFOVeRe Study): Optimizing Costs” (2016-2018).

Collaborator (three):

  1. Research Project (PI99/1173) funded by the National Institute of Health Carlos III (National R&D&I Plan), entitled: “Quantification of the alterations of the balance caused by the consumption of alcohol and psychotropic drugs. Its influence on occupational safety and prevention of accidents at work” (2000-2002).
  2. Research Project (PI021423) funded by the National Institute of Health Carlos III (National R&D&I Plan), entitled: “Determination of equilibriometric patterns (posturographic, craniocorpographic and videonystagmographic) for different clinical entities that cause alteration of the balance” (2003-2005).
  3. Research Project (PI070035) funded by the National Institute of Health Carlos III (National R&D&I Plan), entitled: “Immunogenetic Bases of Meniere's Disease” (2008-2010).

 

 

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