The yellow tree on the upper left is called "araguaney" (Tabebuia chrysantha or 'golden voice'), a name from indigenous (Caribbean) origin. It belongs to the Bignoneaceae family and was decreed as Venezuelan's national tree in 1948.

Research, Interests and Teaching

Research Interests:

scientific (medical) discourse analysis; diachronic studies of scientific (medical) discourse; cross-cultural/cross-linguistic research of scientific (medical) discourse; scientific multilingualism; scientific knowledge construction and dissemination; scholarly communication; informetrics


Russian language. English for Medical Purposes. Scientific discourse analysis.