Priscilla has completed her PhD at the age of 30 years from Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco, Chile. She had a trainee at the Head and Neck Cancer Research Division in Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA. At present she is a Postdoctoral Researcher and she works at Molecular Pathology Laboratory, Universidad de La Frontera, Chile. Researcher in areas of Biology and Molecular Pathology, Human Papillomavirus, Biomarkers in cancer and search of new tumor suppressor genes and oncogenes. She currently participates in several research projects (FONDECYT, FONDEF, INNOVA-Chile y DIUFRO). She has published more than 25 papers in reputed journals.