Julián Ramírez-Cheyne, MD, PhD

Dr. Ramírez-Cheyne is an assistant professor at the Universidad del Valle in the subjects of genetics, embryology and congenital malformations. Geneticist and scientific director of the Center for Orphan Diseases of the Hospital Universitario del Valle; active member of MACOS research group; and academic advisor to the orphan diseases team of the Public Health Office in Cali, Colombia.

Dr Ramirez-Cheyne earned his medical, master’s in biomedical sciences with an emphasis on embryology and PhD in biomedical sciences with an emphasis on medical genetics degrees at the Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia. Among his recognitions, he has obtained a scholarship/internship as A Young Researcher Colciencias and a doctoral fellowship from the Teaching Seed program of the Universidad del Valle.