Prof. Verónica Cornejo E.

Member


Director of INTA, University of Chile.

Biography

Undergraduate and graduate:
• Nutritionist, University of Chile
• Master of Nutritional Sciences, University of Chile
• Diploma in Teaching Methods and Skills, Diploma in Methodology and Teaching Skills, University Finis Terrae.
• Diploma in Higher Education based on competence, University of Chile.

Specialization:
• In Metabolic Diseases at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, California, USA. Mentor: Dr. Richard Koch

Professional Positions
• Director of INTA, University of Chile (2014-2018)
• Chief Academic Unit Human Nutrition, INTA, University of Chile (2013-2014)
• Chief Laboratory of Genetics and Metabolic Diseases, INTA, University of Chile (2008-2014)
• Specialization course Academic Director of Chronic Diseases of Nutritional Origin, Universidad de Chile, to date.
• Academic Director Online Course: "Diagnosis and Treatment of inborn errors of metabolism, to date.

Other positions
Adviser to the National Research Program Neonatal phenylketonuria and congenital hypothyroidism the Chilean Ministry of Health. Exempt Resolution nº8140, Santiago December 18. 1995, to date.
Associate Editor of Journal of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Screening. Official Journal of the Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Screening. SAGE Publications, Inc. 2012- to date
Treasurer Chilean Nutrition Society, 2008-2015
Member of the Editorial Board of Revista Chilena Nutrition. from 2007 to date.
Member of International Congress Organization Committee (IOC), the International Society of Societies of Inborn Errors of Metabolism (ICIEM). 2006- 2013
Board member of the Counsil International Society of Neonatal Screening (iSNS). 2008- 2012
President Chilean Society of Nutrition, 2007-2008.
President Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Neonatal Research (SLEIMPN), 1997-1999.

Labor chronology
2014-2018: Director of INTA, University of Chile
2013- 2014: Chief Academic Unit Human Nutrition, INTA, University of Chile
2009-2014: Chief Laboratory of Genetics and Metabolic Diseases, INTA, University of Chile
1991 - 2010: a charge of nutritional treatment and monitoring of children with metabolic diseases. CEDINTA, INTA, University of Chile.
1992- 2010: Chief Laboratory Diagnosis of neonatal phenylketonuria, congenital hypothyroidism and maple syrup urine disease to private clinics and hospitals of Chile, INTA, University of Chile.
1992 -a date: Technical Adviser to the National Program massive search for the early detection of PKU and CH, Chilean Ministry of Health.
1997- 2010: Technical assistance for SNSS hospitals and private clinics in acute and chronic management of children with metabolic diseases
Diciembre 1991 June 1991: Technical assistance to the Ministry of Health to implement a program of mass search for neonatal screening for phenylketonuria and congenital hypothyroidism in Chile.
1988 -1991: Early Detection Program Coordinator of phenylketonuria and congenital hypothyroidism in the Metropolitan Area Central, West Metropolitan Health Service, Rural Area, Quillota and Viña del Mar.


Main area of research
Nutritional therapy in inborn errors of metabolism.
Neonatal diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism
Number of theses
Masters: Directed 12
Specialization 50

PUBLICATIONS:
Books
• Cookbook PKU. Phenylketonuria. Eds Cornejo V Gonzalez MJ, Castro G, Hamilton V. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, Chile. 2015: 1- 45
• 1st edition of Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds (s): Cornejo V, Cruchet S .: Editorial: Mediterranean, Santiago, Chile, 2013, p: 1-728
• 3rd edition, Inborn Errors in Metabolism child, Eds: Colombo M, Cornejo, V, Raimann E. 2010 p: 1-735.
• 2nd edition, Rules for the optimal development of search programs phenylketonuria and congenital hypothyroidism and other Inborn Errors of Metabolism. Editors: Cornejo V., et als. Manual: Publisher: Ministry of Health, Santiago, Chile, January 2007, p: 1- 45.
• 2nd edition Inborn Errors in Metabolism child, Eds: Colombo M, Cornejo, V, Raimann E., 2003, p: 1-650.
• 1 edition Inborn Errors in Metabolism child, Eds: Colombo M, Cornejo, V, Raimann E. 1999, p: 1-540

Book chapters:
• Cornejo V, Delbene S. Nutritional Management of Food Allergies. Food Allergy and Intolerance. Editor. Guzman MA. Editorial: Mediterranean, Santiago, Chile, 2015: 305-322
• Cornejo V. ketogenic diet in children. Diagnosis and Treatment in Inherited Metabolic Diseases. Eds: Sanjurjo P, Baldellou A, Couce ML, Aldamiz Echeverria L, Garcia-Jimenez M, Gonzalez-Lumuño D ,. Editorial Ergon, Madrid Spain. 2014: 267-278
• Cornejo V, S. Cruchet Recommendations and requirements of micro and macronutrients. Chapter 1. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 17-39.
• Cornejo V. Food and Nutrition in preschool. Chapter 2. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 70-76
• Food and Nutrition Cornejo V. school stage. Chapter 2. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 76-83.
• Cornejo V. Food and Nutrition in adolescence. Chapter 2. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 86-97.
• Cornejo V. Nutrition during pregnancy and lactation. Chapter 2. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 97-108.
• Cornejo V, Delbene S. Nutritional Management of Food Allergies. Chapter 5. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 204-216.
• Cornejo V. Ketogenic diet in pediatric epilepsy. Chapter 15. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013, pp: 361-373.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Dietotherapy in some inborn errors of metabolism. Chapter 16. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013: 375-403.
• Cornejo V. Nutrition and Food in neurological diseases. Chapter 17. Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Eds: Cornejo V, S Cruchet, Editorial: Mediterranean. Santiago, Chile. 2013: 405-416.
• Cornejo V. Treatment of some metabolic diseases. Chapter 52. Pediatric Neurology Book. Eds David P, Forster J, Devilat M, Diaz M., 2012, pp: 396-406
• Cornejo V, Valiente A. Metabolic Diseases Laboratory. Chapter 352. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, Part XXII. 2012, p., 1951-1953
• Cornejo V. Overview on Treatment in Metabolic Diseases. Chapter 343. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, Part XXII, 2012, p. 1954-1960
• Cornejo V. Metabolism of carbohydrates. Chapter 353. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, Chapter XXII, 2012, pag.1958-1960
• Cornejo V. disorders of mitochondrial oxidation of fatty acids. Chapter 357. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, Part XXII, 2012, pag.1968-1970
• Cornejo V. Metabolism of amino acids. Chapter 358. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, Part XXII, 2012, pages: 1971-1977
• acidurias Cornejo V. Organic, Part XXII, Chapter 359. Meneghello Book of Pediatrics, 2012, pp .: 1977-1979
• Cornejo V. Neonatal Research in metabolic diseases. Chapter 365. Book of Pediatrics Meneghello, part XXII, 2012, pp: 1995-1996
• Raimann E, V. Cornejo approach to diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism. In, inborn errors of metabolism child Chapter 2. Ed Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, 2010: 45-64
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Inborn errors of amino acid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 3. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 65-132
• Cornejo V., E. Raimann errors of metabolism of carbon hydrates errors. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 4. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, 2010: 133-171
• Cornejo V, Quitral M., E. Raimann Inborn Errors lipid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 5. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 173-201
• Colombo M, Cornejo V. errors of metabolism of purines and pyrimidines errors. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 7. Eds: Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 209-217.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V. Metabolism of pyruvic acid, the Krebs cycle and respiratory chain. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 11. Eds, Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publishing: University, Santiago, 2010: 321-340.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Colombo M. neonatal screening programs of inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 14.2. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 365-376
• Raimann E. Cornejo V. heart disease and inborn errors of metabolism. In, inborn errors of metabolism of the child. Chapter 15.1. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 403-412
• Cruchet S, V. Cornejo metabolic diseases that manifest with digestive disorders. Inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 15.2. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 413-430
• Raimann E. Cornejo V. Kidney diseases and disorders of acid-base balance. In, inborn errors of metabolism of the child. Chapter 15.3. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 431-456
• Brave A, Cornejo V. Laboratory tests in inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 16. 1. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo, V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010. 579-602.
• Raimann E., Hair, JF, V. Cornejo New treatments in inborn errors of metabolism. In, inborn errors of metabolism of the child. Chapter 18. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 631-644.
• Cornejo V, G. Castro, Fernández E. monitoring protocols for some inborn errors of metabolism. In, inborn errors of metabolism of the child. Chapter 22. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2010: 683-720
• Cornejo V. ketogenic diet in children. Chapter 16., diagnosis and treatment of inherited metabolic diseases. Ed Sanjurjo P, Baldellou A, Publisher: Ergon SA, Madrid, Spain. 2009: 265-273.
• Cornejo V. ketogenic diet in children. Chapter 13., diagnosis and treatment of inherited metabolic diseases. Ed Sanjurjo P, Baldellou A, Publisher: Ergon SA, Madrid, Spain. 2006: 148-155
• Cornejo V. Pediatrics, Diagnosis and Treatment. Book chapter: Metabolic Diseases, Chapter 26: "Nutritional Management"
• Ed Rojas E, F Sarmiento, Editorial Medical Celsus Library, Bogota, Colombia, 2003: 816-824 (ISBN: 958-9327-19-2).
• Raimann E, V Cornejo Jimenez M. approach to the diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism. In, inborn errors of metabolism child Chapter 2. Ed Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, 2003: 47-63
• Brave A, Cornejo V. Laboratory tests in inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 16. Ed Colombo M, Cornejo, V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003. 571-590
• Raimann E. Cornejo V. Kidney diseases and disorders of acid-base balance. In, inborn errors of metabolism child
• Chapter 15. Eds M Colombo, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 431-442
• Cruchet S, V. Cornejo metabolic diseases that manifest with digestive disorders. Inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 15.2. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 403-436
• Raimann E, Cornejo V. Metabolism of pyruvic acid, the Krebs cycle and respiratory chain. In: inborn errors of metabolism niño. Chapter 11. Eds, Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publishing: University, Santiago, 2003: 327-333
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Inborn errors of amino acid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Book chapter: Chapter 3. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 71-125
• Raimann E, Castillo C, Cornejo V. Metabolism, Inborn Errors carbon hydrates. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 4. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Editorial Universitaria, Santiago, 2003: 136-172
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Inborn Errors lipid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 5. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 181-194
• Colombo M, Cornejo V. errors of metabolism of purines and pyrimidines errors. In: inborn errors in metabolism child
• Chapter 7. Eds: Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 217-222
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Colombo M. neonatal screening programs of inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 14. 2. Eds Colombo M, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 2003: 365-384
• Cornejo V. Ketogenic diet in Pediatrics in Diagnosis and Treatment of Hereditary Metabolic Diseases. Chapter 9. Eds Sanjurjo P, Baldellou A. Publisher: Ergon SA, Madrid, Spain, 2001: 111- 120 (ISBN: 84-8473-046-8).
• Cornejo V., et al Standards for optimal development of programs of massive search for phenylketonuria (PKU) and congenital hypothyroidism (HC) and other inborn errors of metabolism. Ed Cornejo V. Publisher:. Ministry of Health, Human Health Division. Santiago, Republic of Chile, Technical General Standard No. 44 (Exemption No. 2616) 1st edition 1999, 2nd edition 2007: 1-45
• Raimann E. Cornejo V. A first approach to diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors of metabolism niño.Capitulo 2. Eds Colombo M., V. Cornejo, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 1999: 45-56
• Cornejo V., E. Raimann Inborn errors of amino acid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 3. Eds Colombo M., V. Cornejo, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 1999: 59-106
• Raimann E. Cornejo V, Kleinsteuber K. errors of metabolism of carbohydrates errors. In: inborn errors of metabolism niño.Capitulo 4. Eds Colombo M., V. Cornejo, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 1999: 113-139
• Cornejo V., E. Raimann, Mabe P. Altered lipid metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 5.
• Ed (s): Colombo M., V. Cornejo, Raimann E. Publisher: University
• Santiago, 1999: 149-163
• R. Guthrie, Cornejo V. Program neonatal screening for inborn errors of metabolism. In: inborn errors in metabolism of the child. Chapter 14. Ed (s) Colombo M., V. Cornejo, Raimann E. Publisher: University, Santiago, 1999: 307-319
• Colombo M, Raimann E, Cornejo V, L. Troncoso inborn errors of metabolism. In: Pediatrics. Chapter 18. Eds: M. Rizzardini, Saieh C. Publisher: Mediterranean, Santiago, 1999: 783-806
• Cornejo V.Diagnóstico of phenylketonuria and early prevention of mental retardation. Thesis for the degree of Master of Human Nutrition. Editorial: INTA, University of Chile, Santiago, 1986: 1-66
• Raimann E, C Becerra, Brante J, Wolf G, J Pacheco, Abodovsky N, Colombo M, Cornejo V. Newborn screening program for phenylketonuria (PKU) and Congenital Hypothyroidism (CH) in Chile. Advances and Results. In Proceedings, Third Meeting of the International Society for Neonatal Screening. Editore (s): H. Levy Hernos R, Graly G., Publisher: IKON / MAP, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1997: 359- 360
• Cornejo V. Nutritional treatment in some inborn errors of metabolism. In Dialogues in Pediatrics. XII. Chapter 18. Dr. J. Meneghello Ed R. Publisher: Mediterranean, Santiago, 1996: 197-210
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, M Moraga, Colombo M. Neonatal screening program for phenylketonuria in Chile. A Review after three year of implementation. In: Neonatal Screening in the Nineties. Eds: Wilcken B, D. Webster Publisher: International Neonatal Screening Society
• Location: Australia, Sydney, 1992: 341
• Colombo M, Raimann E, Cornejo V. inherited metabolic diseases. In: Handbook of Clinical Genetics. Dr. Ed J. Herrera, Editorial: Mediterranean, Santiago, 1992: 147-170.
• Colombo M, Raimann E, Cornejo V. inborn errors of metabolism. In: Children's Newborn Medicine Adolescents
• Eds: A. Winter, R. Bridges, Santiago, 1991: 206-235
• Colombo M, Raimann E, Cornejo V. Treatment of inborn errors of metabolism. In: Doctors Notes. Ed Dr. J. Infante
• Editorial: SOCHIPE, Santiago, 1990: 17-18.
• Raimann E, Herrera CG CG Perales, Cornejo V, Barros T, L Troncoso, Colombo M. Diagnosis and treatment of congenital hyperammonemia syndrome in Chile. In: Advance in Neonatal Screening. Editor: Therrell BL. Publisher: Excerpta Medica. Elsevier Science Publisher BV. Amsterdam, New York, 1989: 237-244
• YY Lin, HM Wismiewski, Inoue Y, Matsumato I, Schmidt B, E Raimann Cornejo V. Diagnosis of organic acidemia from Latin America. In: Advances in Neonatal Screening. Ed: Therrell BL. Publisher: Excerpta Medica Elsevier Science Publishers BV, Amsterdam, New York, 1989: 250-254.
• Cornejo V, T Barros, Raimann E, Colombo M. Screening for phenylketunuria (PKU). A pilot program for an eventual newborn screening program in Chile. In: Advances in Neonatal Screening. Ed: Therrell BL. Publisher: Excerpta Medica, Amsterdam, New York, 1987: 489-91

International Publications
• De la Parra A, García MI, Waisbren S, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Cognitive functioning in mild hyperphenylalaninemia. Mol Genet Metab, 2015, 5: 72–75
• Campo K, Castro G, Hamilton V, Cabello JF, Raimann E, Arias C, Cornejo V. Energy Expenditure in Chilean Children with Maple Syrup Urine Disease (MSUD). J Inherit Metab Dis, 2015. DOI 10.1007/8904_2015_500
• Trujillano D, Perez B, González J, Tornador C, Navarrete R, Escaramis G, Ossowski S, Armengol L, Cornejo V, Desviat LR, Ugarte M, Estivill X. Accurate molecular diagnosis of phenylketonuria and tetrahydrobiopterin-deficient hyperphenylalaninemias using high-throughput targeted sequencing. Eur J Hum Genet. 2013 Aug 14. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2013.175.
• Arias C, Raimann E, Peredo P, Cabello JF, Castro G, Valiente A, de la Parra A, Bravo P, Okuma C, Cornejo V. Propionic Acidemia and Optic Neuropathy: A Report of Two Cases. J Inherit Metab Dis, 2013. DOI:10.1007/8904_2013_234
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23818179
• Cornejo V, Castro G, Fernández E, Cabello JF, Raimann E, De la Parra A, Katherine B, Arias C, Peredo P, Valiente A, Colombo M. Modelo chileno de seguimiento a largo plazo para fenilcetonuria (PKU). Acta Pediatr Mex 2012;33(6):301-307.
• McHugh DM, Cameron CA, Abdenur JE, Abdulrahman M, Adair O, Al Nuaimi SA, Åhlman H, Allen JJ, Antonozzi I, Archer S, Au S, Auray-Blais C, Baker M, Bamforth F, et als, Espinoza V Cornejo. Clinical validation of cutoff target ranges in newborn screening of metabolic disorders by tandem mass spectrometry: a worldwide collaborative project. Genet Med. 2011, 13(3):230-254
• Pérez B, Angaroni C, Sánchez-Alcudia R, Pérez B, Angaroni C, Sánchez-Alcudia R, Merinero B, Pérez-Cerdá C, Specola N, Rodríguez-Pombo P, Wajner M, de Kremer RD, Cornejo V, Desviat LR, Ugarte M. The molecular landscape of propionic acidemia and methylmalonic aciduria in Latin America. J Inherit Metab Dis 2010;33(2):307-314
• Hoffmann G, Cornejo V, Pollitt R. Newborn screening-progress and challenger. J Inherit Metab Dis 2010;33(2):201-203
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Cabello JF, Valiente A, Becerra C, Opazo M, Colombo M. Past, present and future of newborn screening in Chile. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2010;33 Suppl 3:S301-6. doi: 10.1007/s10545-010-9165-8
• Marinero B, Pérez B, Pérez-Cerda C, Rincón A, Desviat A, Martínez MA, Ruiz Sala P, García MJ, Aldamiz K, Campos J, Cornejo V, Del Toro M, Mahfoud A, Martínez Pardo M, Parini R, Pedrón C, Peña L, Pérez M, Pourfarzam M, Ugarte M. Methylmalonic acidemia: examination of genotype and biochemical data in 32 patients belonging to mut, cblA or cblB complementation group. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2008;31(1):55-66.
• Cornejo V, Concha M, Cabello JF, Raimann E. Composición lipídica de la dieta de niños con Fenilquetonuria diagnosticados precozmente. Arch Latin Nutr 2005; 55:332-335
• Mabe P, Valiente A, Soto V, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Evaluation of reliability for urine mucopolysaccaridosis screening by dimethylmethylene blue and Berry spot tests. Clin Chim Act 2004; 345:135-140
• Pérez B, Desviat LR, De Lucca M, Cornejo V, Raimann E, Ugarte M. Molecular characterization of phenylalanine hydroxylase deficiency in Chile. Mutations in brief nº 243 Online. Hum Mutat 1999;13(6):503http://journals.wiley.com/1059-7794/pdf/mutation/243.pdf
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Brantes J, Lobo G, Abodowsky N, Becerra C, Pacheco J, Colombo M. The Chilean experience in newborn screening program for Phenylketonuria and Congenital Hypothyroidism. Infant Screening 1996;19(1):3
• Cornejo V, Pérez B, Desviat LR, Die M, Colombo M, Raimann E, Ugarte M. Molecular genetics study in 124 chilean hyperphenylalaninemic patients and its correlation to phenotype. Rev. Bras. Genet 1996;19(2):152
• Lourdes R, Desviat LR, Pérez B, De Lucca M, Cornejo V, Schmidt B, Ugarte M. Evidence in Latin America of recurrence of V388M, a phenylketonuria mutation with high in vitro residual activity. Am J. Hum Genet 1995; 57: 337-342
• Pérez B, Desviat LR, Cornejo V, Ugarte M. Mutations and polymorphisms in phenylalanine hydroxylase gene in Chile. Am J Hum Genet 1995 (Suppl); 57: A971
• Pérez B, De Lucca M, Desviat LR, Cornejo V, Schmidt BJ, Chamoles NA, Nicolini H, Ugarte M. Distribution of the PKU mutation I65T in Spain and Latin America. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 1994; 55: A161
• Pérez B, Desviat L, Díe M, Cornejo V, Chamoles N, Nicollini H, Ugarte M. Presence of the Mediterranean PKU mutation IVS10 in Latin America. Hum Mol Genet 1993; 2(8):1289-1290
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Colombo M. Newborn screening progress in Chile. Infant Screening 1992;15(1):5
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Perales CG, Colombo M. Diagnóstico y seguimiento de los errores congénitos del metabolismo. Rev Bras Genét 1992;15(2):96
• Lin Y, Wismiewski K, Inoe Y, Matsumoto I, Schmidt B, Raimann, Cornejo V. Diagnoses of organic acidemia in developing countries. Clín Chim Act 1991; 201:145-150.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Colombo M. Propionic acidemia. Two cases in Chile. J Inher Metab Dis 1990;13:237

National Publications
• Bravo P, Raimann E, Cabello JF, Arias C, Peredo P, Castro G, Hamilton V, Campo K, Cornejo V. ¿Qué debe saber el pediatra de las hiperfenilalaninemias?. Rev Chil Pediatr. 2015;86(3):214-218
• Cornejo V, Escobar J, Ochoa E, Castro G, Cabello JF, Valiente A, Raimann E, Colombo M. Evaluación del seguimiento de 29 niños chilenos con enfermedad de la orina olor a jarabe de arce clásica. Rev Chil Nutr. 2014, 41 (3): 304-311
• Cruchet S, Cornejo V, Caichac A, Gotteland M. Prevalencia de hipolactasia en escolares de la Región Metropolitana, Rev Chil Nutr 2013, 40;3:256-261.
• Hamilton V, Guzmán E, Golusda C, Lera l, Cornejo V. Edulcorantes no nutritivos e ingesta diaria admisible en adultos y niños de peso normal y obesos de tres niveles socioeconómicos, y un grupo de diabéticos de la Región Metropolitana. Rev Chil Nutr 2013, 40:123-128
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Arias C, Cabello JF, Castro G, Fernández E. Evolución clínica de pacientes chilenos con Tirosinemia tipo I tratados con 2-(2-nitro-4-trifluorometilbenzoil)-1,3-ciclohexanediona (NTBC). Rev Med Chil 2012; 140: 169-175
• Peredo P., Raimann E., Cataldo X., Gallardo G, Cornejo V. Síndrome de Fenilquetonuria Materna: un nuevo desafío para Chile. Rev Chil Nutr, 2010, 37(1):111-117
• Cornejo V, Aguilera G, Hamilton V. Fenilquetonuria e ingesta de selenio, zinc y vitamina E. Rev Chil Nutr, 2009 36(2) :104-110
• Cornejo V, Cabello JF, Colombo M, Raimann E. Síndrome de deficiencia de la proteína transportadora de glucosa tipo 1 (SDGLUT1) tratada con dieta cetogénica. Rev Méd Chile, 2007, 135:219-223
• Cornejo V, Fernández E, Castro G, Vargas S, Henríquez C. Estudio sobre dilución de tres tipos leche en polvo en familias pertenecientes a niveles socioeconómico: abc1, C2 y C3 de santiago. Rev Chil Nutr, 2007 34(4):353-363
• Raimann E., Cornejo V. Defectos de la oxidación de ácidos grasos como causa de hipoglicemia no cetósica en el niño. Rev Chil Nutr, 2007;34(1):28-34
• Cornejo V, Flores A, Cabello JF, Valiente A, Colombo M, Raimann E. Evolución clínica de niños con niveles plasmáticos de fenilalanina entre 2.1 y 6.0 mg/dl, en el período neonatal Rev Chil Nutr, 2007;34 (2): 34(3):220-227
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Glucogenosis tipo I y III. Rev Chil Nutr, 2006, 33:135-141
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Actualización en el tratamiento agudo y crónico de la enfermedad orina olor a jarabe de arce. Rev Chil Nutr 2005; 32:200-206.
• Cornejo V. Dietoterapia en algunos errores innatos del metabolismo. Rev Chil Nutr 2004; 31(1):18-24
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Diagnóstico, clínica y tratamiento en la Fenilquetonuria (PKU). Rev Chil Nutr 2004; 31(1):25-31
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Alteraciones del metabolismo de la fructosa. Rev Chil Nutr 2004;31(2):93- 99
• Cornejo V, Raimann E. Alteraciones del metabolismo de la galactosa. Rev Chil Nutr 2004; 31(suppl):170-176.
• Cornejo V, Manríquez V, Colombo M, Mabe P, Jiménez M, De la Parra A, Valiente A, Raimann E. Fenilquetonuria de diagnóstico neonatal y lactancia materna. Rev Med Ch, 2003; 131:1280-1287. (IF: 0.271)
• Cornejo V, Colombo M, Durán G, Mabe P, Jimenéz M, De la Parra A, Valiente A, Raimann E. Diagnóstico y seguimiento de 23 niños con acidurias orgánicas. Rev Méd Chile 2002; 130: 259-266 (Citado una vez). (IF: 0.271)
• Rivera R, Guardia S, Cornejo V. Teresa Young. Indice de riesgo nutricional (IRN) en lactantes: aplicación y comparación de un instrumento de evaluación. Rev Chil Nutr, 2002; 29:136-142.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V. Especetrometría de masa en Tandem, una nueva técnica para la pesquisa neonatal. Pediatría 2002; 45:26-29.
• Cornejo V. Fenilquetonuria, ácidos grasos esenciales y lactancia materna. Pediatría 2002; 45:47-51.
• Cornejo V. La dieta cetogénica en el tratamiento de la epilepsia refractaria. Rev Chil Nutr 2000; 27 (3):326-331.
• Durán G, Cornejo V, Muñoz L, Raimann E. Tratamiento de sustitución enzimática en Enfermedad de Gaucher. Un caso en Chile. Rev Chil Ped 1996; 67:18
• De La Fuente P, Cortés D, Cornejo V, Raimann E, Colombo M, Vidales A. Evaluación de 4 años de trabajo en diagnóstico precoz de Fenilquetonuria e Hipotiroidismo Congénito en Hospital San Martín de Quillota. Rev. Chil. Cs. Médico-Biológicas 1995; 5 (1): 61.
• Cornejo V., Raimann E., Brantes J., Pacheco J., Lobo G., Abodovsky N., Vivanco X., Becerra C., Colombo M. Avances del Programa de Búsqueda Masiva en la Región Metropolitana. Revista Colegio de Matronas 1995; 3 (2): 24-28.
• Cornejo V., Raimann E., Godoy X., Troncoso L., Arteaga J., Colombo M. Acidemia Propiónica y Metil-Malónica. Análisis de 7 casos clínicos. Boletín Sociedad de Psiquiatría y Neurología de la Infancia y Adolescencia 1995; 6 (1): 9-12.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Godoy X, Colombo M. Seguimiento de 17 pacientes con hiperfenilalaninemia diagnosticados precozmente. Rev Chil Ped 1995; 66(6):300-303.
• Valiente A, Egaña L, Cornejo V, Raimann E. Análisis de Aminoácidos por Cromatografía Líquida en Diagnóstico y Seguimiento de Pacientes con Enfermedades Metabólicas. Rev. Chil. De Cs. Médico-Biológicas 1995;5(1): 63.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Godoy X, Colombo M. Enfermedad de Orina Olor a Jarabe de Arce. Rev Chil Ped 1994; 65(1):32-37,.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Nellibosky D, López E, Godoy X, Colombo M. Citrulinemia. Rev Chil Ped 1994; 65(4):215-218.
• Cornejo V, Pérez B, Desviat LR, Colombo M, Raimann E, Ugarte M. Frecuencia de la mutación IVS10, I65T y V388M en 93 niños PKU chilenos. Correlación fenotipo/geneotipo. Rev Chil Ped 1994; 65: 31-32,
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Arteaga Y, Durán G, Troncoso C, Colombo M. Ocho años de experiencia en el tratamiento con L-Carnitina en enfermedades metabólicas (EM) Rev Chil Ped 1994; 65: 63-64.
• Arévalo M, Simon V, Cortés M, Cornejo V, Schlesinger F. Respuesta inmune celular como indicador biológico para la deficiencia de zinc: Fenilquetonuria como modelo de estudio. Rev Chil Ped 1993;64(3):170-174.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Godoy X, Colombo M. Seguimiento integral en 16 niños Fenilquetonúricos detectados precozmente. Rev Chil Ped 1993; 64(9): 56.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Colombo M. Tratamiento de emergencia en Enfermedades Metabólicas. Rev Chil Ped 1993; 64(9): 40.
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Perales CG, Barros T, Moraga M, Colombo M. Diagnóstico precoz de Fenilquetonuria. Seguimiento de 2 casos. Rev. Med. Chile 1992; 120:1022-1026. (IF:0.271)
• Raimann E, Cornejo V, Colombo M. Enfoque diagnóstico y terapeútico inicial de las enfermedades metabólicas. Ped. al Día, 1990, Septiembre-Octubre.
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Moraga M, Colombo M. Programa de rastreo neonatal de Fenilquetonuria. Rev Chil Ped 1990; 61(6):309-312. (citado una vez)
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Colombo M. Prevención del retardo mental. Una posible realidad para Chile. Creces Nov. 1990;11/12:24-26.
• Colombo M, Troncoso L, Raimann E, Perales CG, Barros T, Cornejo V. Diagnóstico de fenilquetonuria en Chile. Rev Chil Ped 1988;59(4):235-39.

Other publications
• Cornejo V. Programa de pesquisa neonatal ampliado. Una oportunidad de equidad. Revista Nutrición y Vida. Eds: Burrows R. ets als. Editorial INTA, Universidad de Chile, 2015, 13:16-21
• Hamilton V, Castro G. De la Parra A, Cornejo V. Libro de cuentos: “Capitán PKU.com”
• Cornejo V, Cabello JF, Hamilton V, De la Parra A. Resultados del tratamiento dietético en Fenilcetonuria, 2012
• Ochoa E., Cornejo V, Errores innatos del metabolismo , aproximación diagnostica en emergencia metabólica.2011 (poster)
• Castro G. Cornejo V.: Mi hijo tiene PKU, 2010
• Castro G., Arias C., Cataldo X., Cornejo V. Estimulando la actividad física en los EIM
• Castro G., Cornejo V.: Sólo para chicas PKU (PKU Materna), 2009
• Cornejo V, Castro G, Fernández E. Libro para pintar y jugar aprendiendo: Yo tengo PKU (Fenilquetonuria), INTA, Universidad de Chile. Material educativo usado en Policlínico LEM, 2006
• Cornejo V, Castro G, Fernández E. Libro de recetas para niños con Fenilquetonuria, INTA, Universidad de Chile. Material educativo usado en Policlínico LEM, 2006
• Cornejo V, Raimann E, Valiente A. Espectrometría de Masa en Tándem (MS/MS). Una nueva técnica para el diagnóstico neonatal de los Errores Innatos del Metabolismo (EIM). www.sochigen.cl, 2006
• Cornejo V. Acidurias orgánicas: experiencia en la región. Experiencia de 20 años de seguimiento en acidarías orgánicas en Chile. Boletín sobre nutrición Infantil Centro de Atención Nutricional Infantil Antemano (CANIA), 2006; 7 (14), 200-211
• Cornejo V. Sociedad Chilena de Nutrición advierte sobre Malos Hábitos Alimentarios en la población chilena. Revista para la industria de alimentos, 2006; 9 (40):22-23
• Cornejo V. Chile lidera ranking de sobrepeso. Entrevista: www.noticias123.cl
• Cornejo V. Dietoterapia en los Errores del Metabolismo. Rev. Colegio de Nutricionistas, 2005; 2:12-14
• Cornejo V, Castro G. Actualización de la Tabla de alimentos y contenido de leucina, valina e isoleucina. MSUD. Medidas Caseras. Policlínico Enfermedades Metabólicas. INTA, 2005
• Cornejo V. Actualización de la Tabla de contenido de Fenilalanina para el tratamiento de Fenilquetonuria (PKU). Uso de medidas caseras. Policlínico de Enfermedades Metabólicas, INTA, 2005
• Cornejo V, Castro G. Libro para pintar, para niños con Fenilquetonuria. Policlínico de Enfermedades Metabólicas, INTA, 2005
• Cornejo V, Colombo M, De la Parra A., Mabe P., Cabello JF., Valiente A., Raimann E. Actualización del seguimiento de 29 niños con acidurias orgánicas en Chile. Endocrinología y Metabolismo, 2004 www.siicsalud.com
• V. Cornejo. 100% natural. Articulo revista Hacer Familia: Mayo, 2004
• Cornejo V. ¿Como está estructurado o programa de Triagem Neonatal en Chile? Artículo Boletín Sociedad Brasilera de Triagem Neonatal. Nº6, abril, 2004
• Cornejo V. Disminuye consumo de porotos y de garbanzos entre los Chilenos. Pág. 26, U-Noticias, Marzo, 2004
• Cornejo V. Nuevos Desafíos en el tratamiento de las enfermedades Metabólicas. Boletín Universidad de Valparaíso, Mayo, 2004

undergraduate teaching (primarily responsible)
Grade Intitutions name country years
Course: Child Diet Therapy in Inborn Errors of Metabolism Fac. Medicina, U. De Chile (2º semestre) CHILE 1996-a la fecha
Nutrition course Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Química y Farmacia (2º semestre) CHILE 1998 a la fecha

Graduate teaching (primarily responsible)
Grade Intitutions name country years
Specialization Course Director: ENF. Chronic non communicable of nutritional origin INTA, Universidad de Chile CHILE 1997 a fecha
Elective Course: Practical Steps seminars: Module Metabolic Diseases Magíster Nutrición Clínica: clase , INTA, Universidad de Chile
Chile 1991 a fecha
Academic Director of e learning of IEM diagnosis and treatment INTA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE CHILE 2008 a fecha

Research projects
Research Financing institution budget$ time year Investigator

Bone mineral density in patients with PKU hyperphenylalaninemia. Finalized INTA-CINUT 10.000 18 ms 2013-2015 LEIVA C,
BRAVO P, CORNEJO V
Chilean energy expenditure in patients with disease urine smell like maple syrup (MSUD) INTA-CINUT 10.000 12 ms 2012-2014 CAMPOS K, CORNEJO V
Wing protein allergy milk cow List of allergen-free foods. INTA 2.000 12 ms 2013 DELBENE S, CORNEJO V
Study for the release of the intake of some vegetables and fruits in the treatment for PKU. INTA-CINUT 5.000 18 ms 2012-2013 BENEDETTI G,
HAMILTON V, CORNEJO V
Hiperamonemias Elementary and Secondary: nutrition therapy in acute and chronic stages based on food exchange lists as protein intake of high biological value. INTA -- 18 ms 2012-2013 GONZALEZ M, CORNEJO V
Study sweetener consumption in adult and school population of Chile and its comparison with Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI). Corpora 3 montes 12.000 12 ms 2011-2012 Hamilton V, Cornejo V,
Golousa C, Guzmán E
Nutritional assessment of Chilean patients with propionic acidemia and methylmalonic. INTA -- 18 ms 2011-2012 ABARCA L, CORNEJO V
Classic Maple syrup Urine Disease in Chile, diagnosis and management of 40 cases. INTA -- 18 ms 2011- ESCOBAR J, CORNEJO V
Oxidative stress in PKU, HPhe INTA-CINUT 15.000 12 MS 2010 OCHOA, E, CORNEJOV, ARREDONDO M
Metabolic response to BH4 in PKU Chilean MERCK US$ 17.000 3 MESES 2010 CORNEJO V, (P)
CATALDO X (A)
Test liquid formulations in children with phenylketonuria and Maple syrup urine disease VITAFLO US$ 15.000 6 MESES 2009 CORNEJO V., (P)
CASTRO G., (A) FERNANDEZ E. (A)
Standardization of techniques for the diagnosis of Gaucher disease and Fabry. GENZYME 9.074.736 12 MESES 2009 CORNEJO V (P), VALIENTE A., BETTA K. (A)
Biochemistry and molecular characterization of patients with methylmalonic acidemia

INTA, Universidad de Chile y Centro biología Molecular, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, España 5.000 1 año 2006-2010 CORNEJO V (P)
FERNANDEZ E ( A)
Study on dilution of three types milk powder in families belonging to socioeconomic levels ABC1, C2 and C3 of santiago Tetrapack 16.000 12 MESES 2007 CORNEJO V (P)
FERNANDEZ E CASTRO G. ( A),
Neonatal diagnosis in PKU and other IEM CINUT, INTA 35.000 Indefinido 1996- CORNEJO V, (P)
Effect of nutritional treatment interruption in children with phenylketonuria over 6 years INTA, CINUT, MINSAL 80.000 4 años 2003-2008 CORNEJO V (P)
Phenylketonuria bone mineralization in early diagnosis UGEM, Unidad de Endocrinología, INTA, U. de Chile 6.000
3 AÑOS 2002-2005 CORNEJO V (P)
Hyperphenylalaninemias classification by level of Phe intake of phenylalanine Laboratorio de Enfermedades Metabólicas, CINUT, U. Chile
4.000 12 ms 2003 CORNEJO V(P)

Member of international and National scientific societies:
• Board Member of the Committee on International Organization Congress (IOC) of IEM, from 2006 to 2014.
• Latin American Society of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (SLGHNP), 2010
• Board Member of the International Society of Neonatal Screening, 2006-2012
• Board Member Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Neonatal Research, 2006-2009
• Researchers Directory frontier science program of the Chilean Academy of Sciences, ICSU, 2005
• Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Neonatal Research (SLEIMPN).
• Society for Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism (SSIEM)
• Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders, North of America (SIMD)
• Society of Psychiatry and Neurology of Childhood and Adolescence
• Latin American Society for Pediatric Research (SLAIP).
• Genetics Committee, Chilean Pediatric Society
• Nutrition Committee, Chilean Pediatric Society
• Editorial Board Member, Chilean Journal of Nutrition
• International Society of Neonatal Screening (iSNS)
• Chilean Society of Nutrition, Food Science and Toxicology
• Biology and Genetics Society of Chile.
• College of Dietitians of Chile, AG

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES TO DEVELOP THE DATE OF THIS CURRICULUM OUTSIDE THE UNIVERSITY OF CHILE
Participation in editorial board of the Chilean Journal of Nutrition,
Participation SOCHINUT directory, the XVIII Conference on Nutrition "Nutrition, exercise and quality of life."
Participation SOCHINUT Scientific Committee of the XVIII Conference on Nutrition "Nutrition, exercise and quality of life."
Course organizer pre congress of the Latin American Society of inborn errors of metabolism.
Participation in editorial board of the School of Nutrition, University of Lima, Peru,
Directory representative of the Latin American Society of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Neonatal Research (SLEIMPN) in International Organizations Congress (IOC).
Board member of the Latin American Society of Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
Counsil board member International Society of Neonatal Screening (iSNS).
International jury of the 7th International and Latin-American congress of inborn errors of metabolism and neonatal screening,
Participation in editorial board of the School of Nutrition, University of Antioquia, Colombia
Participation in the Editorial Board of the journal Perspectives in Human Nutrition. Medellin, Colombia
Participation in the evaluation of projects to CONICYT / FONDECYT,