Mar 2016 - Dec 2017
Grant: Joint project to strength research skills on molecular epidemiology and to uncover malaria transmission features relevant for its control in the Peruvian Amazon. Collaborative project UAntwerp (Belgium), Universidad Nacional de la Amazonía Peruana and Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (Peru).
Scholarship: Travel Grant awarded as invited speaker by the International Conference Molecular approaches to Malaria held in Lorne, Australia
Scholarship: International mobility grant awarded by FWO (Fonds Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek-Vlaanderen, Belgian governmental institution) to attend the “Workshop on Molecular Evolution” to be held in Woods Hole, MA, USA.
Scholarship: Travel grant as invited speaker awarded by the 5th International Conference of Research on Plasmodium vivax Malaria held in Bali, Indonesia (19-22 May, 2015).
Award: Poster prize awarded at the Colloquium “Pathogens’ Survival Strategies”, Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp. Belgium, 2012
Award: Nominee for the Prize of Belgian Development Cooperation 2010 “Biodiversity and environment for improved livelihoods”, Tervuren, Belgium. http://www.devcoprize.africamuseum.be/es/node/737
Scholarship: VLIR-OUS full-scholarship for Master in the Free University of Brussels (Belgium)
Award: Best Poster Award given by American Society for Microbiology. II Latin American Student Congress on Microbiology and Parasitology and III Peruvian Student Congress on Microbiology and Parasitology. Ica, Peru. Bendezu J, Delgado C, D’Alessandro U, Gamboa D. Mutations of the multidrug resistance gene of Plasmodium falciparum under an ARTEKIN®-based therapy.
Award: Award to the best basic investigation in Microbiology given by Laboratory of Mycology and Biotechnology-Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina. II Latin American Student Congress on Microbiology and Parasitology and III Peruvian Student Congress on Microbiology and Parasitology. Ica, Peru. Delgado C, Gamboa D, Torres K, Grande T, Llanos A, Carcamo C, D’Alessandro U. High diversity and low complexity of infection of Plasmodium falciparum in the Peruvian Amazon.
Award: Best Oral Presentation Award given by Universidad Nacional San Cristobal de Huamanga. VII National Student Meeting of Biology. Ayacucho, Peru. Delgado C, Neyra V, Torres K, Grande T, Llanos A, D’Alessandro U, Gamboa D. Molecular genotyping to determine recrudescence or new infection in the treatment of non-complicated malaria falciparum in Iquitos, Peru.