Dr. Elisa García-Vences earned her Masters and Doctoral degrees at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. She conducted her postdoctoral training at the Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría (INP). Dr. García was an associate researcher at INP and Instituto Nacional de Genómica. Currently, she is a professor, senior researcher, and coordinator of the Master Program on Medical Sciences at Universidad Anáhuac México. As a researcher, she is a member of the National Research System and Secretary of the Research and Bioethics Committee of the Health Sciences Research Center at Universidad Anáhuac. Dr. García has collaborated in 15 original articles on spinal cord injury, being the first author in two of them. Dr. García has participated in three book chapters as author and co-author.