• Specialties

    Oitis media pathogenesis prevention and treatment, streptococcus pneumoniae pathogenesis, haemophilus influenzae pathogenesis, experimental otitis media models

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Marisol Figueira, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician at Boston Medical Center and a clinical associate professor of pediatrics at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine. Dr. Figueira worked as a physician in Venezuela for several years before joining BMC. Her research on single antigen strategy for prevention of recurrent and chronic suppurative otitis has receiving funding from the NIH. Her other research interests include otitis media pathogenesis prevention and treatment, streptococcus pneumoniae pathogenesis, haemophilus influenzae pathogenesis, and experimental otitis media models.
  • Administrative Title

    Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine
  • Education

    Central University of Venezuela, 1988
  • Residency

    Pediatrics, Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, 2000-2002
  • Fellowship

    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center Program A, 1997-2000
  • Board Certifications

    Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Special Interests

    Oitis media pathogenesis prevention and treatment, streptococcus pneumoniae pathogenesis, haemophilus influenzae pathogenesis, experimental otitis media models
  • Languages

    Portuguese, Spanish

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Boston University

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