Projects per year
Professional with more than 30 years of experience in the field of dentistry, in dental clinical services through the exercise of the profession, and in services to users of the public health system. With experience and extensive knowledge in the field of legal medicine and forensic odontology, with 10 years of work in Legal Medical Service and at Universidad of Chile. His experience in the academic field and his knowledge of problems associated with health aspects has allowed him to develop legal medicine experience in medical and clinical practice. In addition, an interesting career as a consultant and advisor in different health public and private institutions, skills in training and public services direction. His professional experience has allowed him to develop management skills for work in different professional teams. In his professional performance he has demonstrated leadership skills; creativity, achievement orientation and willingness to innovation and change. He is currently a professor-researcher responsible for the Chair of Legal and Forensic Odontology at the Universidad de Los Andes and as a researcher at the Biomedical Research Center of the same university. Actually, his main contribution to science is related to research in basic investigations and clinical applications in dental sciences.
He is currently a professor-researcher responsible for the Chair of Legal and Forensic Odontology at the Universidad de Los Andes and as a researcher at the Biomedical Research Center of the same university. Actually, his main contribution to science is related to research in basic investigations and clinical applications in dental sciences.
Master, Universidad de los Andes
2012 → 2014
Award Date: 18 Jul 2014
Forensic expert, Servicio Médico Legal
Past president of the Society of Legal Dentistry of Chile, Society of Legal Dentistry of Chile (1985)
Partner of the Health Law Society, The Health Law Society (2019)
- RK Dentistry
28/05/15 → 27/05/16
Supporting protocol for the identification of unidentified patients in Health Services: facing COVID-19 and pandemic situations.Carrasco, P., silva, C., Godoy, M. & Paulino, B., May 2021, 19 p.
Research output: Other contribution
Dental Forensic Kit (DFK®) and Quick Extract™ FFPE DNA extraction kit, a new workflow for obtaining dental DNA for human genetic identityInostroza Silva, C., Carrasco, P., Godoy, M., Gatti, G. & Paulino, B., Jul 2020, In: Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine. 73, 101992.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review1 Scopus citations
Optimizing DNA recovery and forensic typing of degraded blood and dental remains using a specialized extraction method, comprehensive qPCR sample characterization, and massively parallel sequencingCarrasco, P., Inostroza Silva, C., Didier, M., Godoy, M., Holt, C. L., Tabak, J. & Loftus, A., 1 Jan 2020, In: International Journal of Legal Medicine. 134, 1, p. 79-91 13 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access6 Scopus citations
Histological transformations of the dental pulp as possible indicator of post mortem interval: a pilot studyCarrasco, P., Brizuela, C., Rodriguez, I. A., Muñoz, S., Godoy, M. E. & Inostroza Silva, C., Oct 2017, In: Forensic Science International. 279, p. 251-257 7 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review5 Scopus citations
Estimación de la edad médico-legal usando dos métodos para la medición de la translucidez dentinaria radicular: Análisis comparativoCarrasco, P., González, S. J., Brizuela, C. C. & Inostroza Silva, C., 2014, In: International Journal of Morphology. 32, 3, p. 956-961 6 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access1 Scopus citations