Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Company Profile

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The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) was founded on June 21, 1888, to offer training in traditional professions and in technological and practical fields such as business, accounting, chemistry, and electricity. On February 11, 1930, Pope Pius XI declared it a Pontifical University, and in 1931 it was granted full academic autonomy by the Chilean government. It is a private (but with some public support), urban, multi-campus university. It is one of six Catholic universities, and one of 25 institutions within the Chilean university system.Its 18 Faculties are distributed on four campuses in Santiago and one regional campus located in southern Chile. The technical training centers affiliated with the University are: DUOC, the Rural Life Foundations, the Baviera Foundation, the Catechetical Home and the San Fidel Seminary. These centers carry out technical-academic extension activities in rural and agricultural areas. Other UC activities are a Sports Club, a television network that broadcasts into all regions, and a Clinical Hospital dependent on the School of Medicine.


Alameda 340
Oficina 13


Phone: (56-2) 354 2416
Fax: (56-2) 222 3116

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Latin American LoTs’ GapSummit Experience

Daniela Valenzuela and Amanda Céspedes were two of our GapSummit 2017 Leaders of Tomorrow, from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. For our Spanish-speaking community, read about their exp...

A video database for cellular tracking created, useful in the fight against cancer

(Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), the University Hospital Gregorio Marañón (HGUGM) and Universidad de Navarra have, together with other international insti...

AP Exclusive: Pope letter details concern over Chile bishop

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The Vatican was so concerned about the fallout from Chile's most notorious pedophile priest that it planned to ask three Chilean bishops accused of knowing about his decad...

El All of Us Journey de los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud llega a la Universidad de Texas ...

El miércoles 29 de noviembre del 2017, la Universidad de Texasen El Paso( UTEP) y la Alianza Nacional para la Salud de Read more...

In Chile, pope met with protests, passion and skepticism

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Pope Francis flew in to Chile's capital Monday night for a visit expected to be met with protests over sexual abuse by priests and confronted by many Chileans deeply skept...

Artificial intelligence and accessible theater for the deaf and blind

(Universidad Carlos III de Madrid) Researchers at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) have developed pioneering technology, called Stage-sync, so that people with visual and auditory impairmen...

EMBO to support life scientists in Chile

(EMBO) EMBO, together with its intergovernmental funding body, EMBC, has signed a cooperation agreement with the National Commission for Scientific and Technological Research in Chile (CONICYT) to str...

Conservative ex-President Pinera easily wins Chile election

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Billionaire former President Sebastian Pinera easily won Chile's presidential runoff election Sunday, moving the world's top-copper producing country back to the right...

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Co-authorship and scientific collaboration networks in Medwave.

Scientific collaboration between researchers is one of the most important aspects in the evolution of science helping promote the quality of the studies that are carried out. In turn, it determines an...

Analysis of human cyst echinococcosis in a northern Chilean region from 2008 to 2012.

The Coquimbo Region in Chile has the highest incidence of hydatidosis in central and northern Chile.

The economic burden of physical inactivity in Chile.

Epydemiologic role of Olygoryzomys longicaudatus (long tail rodent) in three zoonotics diseases in Chile.

Mortality trend of gallbladder cancer in Araucanía Region, Chile, 2004-2014.

Chile has the highest mortality rate for gallbladder cancer in the Andean region. The areas most affected by this cancer are found in southern Chile.

Clinical Trials [39 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Chilean Gastric Cancer Task Force (FORCE 1)

Background. Gastric cancer (GC) is the world's second leading cause of neoplastic mortality. Genetic alterations, response to treatments and mortality rates are highly heterogeneous across...

Use of the Perinatal Database and Biologic Tissue Bank at The Perinatology Research Branch (PRB)

The purpose of this application is to request permission to use a bank of biological specimens and clinical information collected by the investigators prior to their joining the intramural...

Phycosocial Impact of Bleaching Teeth

58 patients between 18 and 76 years who attended the Operative Dentistry Clinic at Dental School, Universidad de Chile, were included in the study. Those patients were bleaching and includ...

Artificial Pancreas in Latin America

The purpose of this study is to use closed-loop systems with the algorithms designed by the University of Virginia and by the Instituto Tecnologico de Buenos Aires (ITBA)/ Universidad Naci...

Treatment of Postnatal Depression for Low-Income Mothers in Primary Care in Santiago, Chile

A randomized clinical trial was carried out at primary care level in Santiago, Chile to investigate a combined treatment for women suffering post-natal depression and preventing the advers...

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Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (UC) was founded on June 21, 1888, to offer training in traditional professions and in technological and practical fields such as business, accounting, ch...

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