• Biomedical Engineering, National Polytechnic Institute.
  • MSc. in Health Economics, National Institute of Public Health.

Current positions:

  • Research assistant, Center for Health Systems Research, National Institute of Public Health.

Research interests:

  • Econometrics.
  • Health economics.
  • Economic evaluation.
  • Impact evaluation.
  • Behavioral economics.
  • Data science.


  • Cost of treating drug-sensitive tuberculosis in low- and middle-income countries: systematic review and meta-regression. Siapka M; Vassall A; Cunnama L; Pineda C; Cerecero D; Sweeney S; Bautista Arredondo S; Bollinger L; Cameron D; Levin C; Gomez, G. The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.
  • Cost-effectiveness analysis of interventions to achieve universal health coverage for schizophrenia in México. Salud Mental journal. Cabello-Rangel H, Díaz-Castro L, Pineda-Antúnez C.
  • Meta-analysis of average costs of HIV testing and counselling and voluntary medical male circumcision across thirteen countries. Pineda-Antunez C, Martinez-Silva G, Cerecero-Garcia D, Alexander L, Cameron DB, Chiwevu C, Dandona L, Obure CD, Forsythe S, Nguyen VT, Settumba S, Tchuenche M, Van Minh H, Kahn JG, Gomez G, Sweeney S, Vassall A, Bollinger L, Levin C, Bautista-Arredondo S. Afr J AIDS Res. 2019 Dec;18(4):341-349.
  • A meta-analysis approach for estimating average unit costs for ART using pooled facility-level primary data from African countries. Cerecero-García D, Pineda-Antunez C, Alexander L, Cameron D, Martinez-Silva G, Obure CD, Marseille E, Vu L, Kahn JG, Vassall A, Gomez G, Bollinger L, Levin C, Bautista-Arredondo S. Afr J AIDS Res. 2019 Dec;18(4):297-305.
  • The state of costing research for HIV interventions in sub-Saharan Africa. Cameron DB, Mustafa Diab M, Carroll LN, Bollinger LA, DeCormier Plosky W, Levin C, Herzel B, Marseille E, Alexander L, Bautista-Arredondo S, Pineda-Antunez C, Cerecero-García D, Gomez GB, Dow WH, Kahn JG. Afr J AIDS Res. 2019 Dec;18(4):277-288.
  • Improving the effective maternal-child health care coverage through synergies between supply and demand-side interventions: evidence from Mexico. Journal of Global Health. Serván-Mori E, Cerecero-García D, Heredia-Pi I, Pineda, C, Sosa-Rubí S, Nigenda, G. 2019.
  • Old principles, persisting challenges: Maternal health care market alignment in Mexico in the search for UHC. Rodríguez-Franco R, Serván-Mori E, Gómez-Dantés O, Contreras-Loya D, Pineda-Antúnez C. PLoS One. 2018 Jul 2;13(7):e0199543.
  • Costeffectiveness of therapeutic interventions in schizophrenia. Díaz-Castro L, Cabello-Rangel H, Arredondo A, Madrigal de León E, Pineda-Antúnez C. The European Journal of Psychiatry.