Paloma Contreras Z.

pcontreras Research Assistant
+56 (2) 2978 9528


  • Physical Anthropologist, University of Chile, Santiago, 2015.
  • Licenciate in Anthropoly, University of Chile, Santiago, 2014.


  1. Analyses of populational genetic structure in amerindian and admixed chilean populations.
  2. Genomic research of positive selection signatures in amerindian groups.

Participation in Congress

  • XLVIII Anual Meeting SOCHIGEN. Incorporating work: “Genomic identification of recent positive selection in populations from Andean highlands and south-central Chile”.