Institute of Maternal and Child Research, Department of Pediatrics, Clinica Las Condes, University of Chile, Santiago,
Dr. Verónica Mericq is Full Professor at the Maternal and Child Research Institute of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Chile. She completed her residency in paediatrics at the Hospital Luis Calvo Mackenna Paediatric Hospital (University of Chile) and a fellowship in endocrinology at the Maternal and Child Research Institute (Faculty of Medicine, University of Chile).
She has published over 180 publications in specialized journals and has contributed to nine chapters in endocrinology books.
Dr. Mericq has received several awards during her career. She was recognized as the Outstanding International Physician 2021, in recognition of an outstanding contribution and lifelong commitment to the practice of paediatric clinical endocrinology in a country outside of Europe and the basin of the Mediterranean.