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Luisa Betancourt, MD, MS

Project Co-ordinator


Dr. Betancourt has extensive clinical research experience in working with persons with Spinal Cord Injury. She received a Medical Doctor Degree at the University El Bosque in Bogotá – Colombia.

In addition, Dr. Betancourt completed her Master’s degree in Clinical and Translational Investigation at the University of Miami in 2015 and more recently a Project Management Certification from the University of Miami.

She hopes to use her experience and knowledge to add on the success of many of the clinical protocols implemented at the Miami Project and the collaborative trials currently in progress.


Primary Affiliations:
  • Senior Research Associate, Applied Physiology Laboratory, Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

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