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Prof. Cristián Uribe, MSc

Prof. Cristián Uribe


Professor Cristián Uribe is a Physical Therapist, has a Masters in Human Anatomy and is a Professor in the Human Anatomy Department of the Medical School at the University Finis Terrae in Santiago, Chile.

Prof. Uribe is also the Director of the Postgraduate Course on “Anatomical Bases of Normal Imaging”, as well as the Executive Secretary of the Postgraduate Office at the same University.

He published the book “Eponyms in Anatomical Nomenclature” (2011, Ed. U. Finis Terrae). For his LinkedIn page click here.

Clinical Anatomy Associates, Inc is proud to have Professor Uribe as a contributor to "Medical Terminology Daily" and as a consultant to our team.


Prof. Cristián Uribe Vasquez

Medical School Finis Terrae University
1509 Pedro de Valdivia Avenue
7501015 RM Providencia
Santiago, CHILE

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