Yanira Blanco Oliveras

Director, Research Support

(305) 243-1247
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Yanira Blanco Oliveras is Director of Research Support at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine's Department of Public Health Sciences. Ms. Blanco Oliveras oversees the regulatory compliance, reporting, financial monitoring and the close-out of sponsored projects in the department. She is responsible for the financial and compliance aspects of sponsored project accounts.

Ms. Blanco Oliveras studied two years of banking at the Universidad del Sagrado Corazon in Puerto Rico. She has a diploma in Architecture-drafting and is a certified Notary Public in the State of Florida. 

Ms. Blanco Oliveras has worked with the University of Miami for 25 years. She worked in the administration office of the Department of Psychiatry on the Medical Campus for 10 years. She also worked for 15 years on the RSMAS Marine Campus in the Office of Research Administration as a manager of pre- and post- awards. Ms. Blanco Oliveras joined the department in May 2021.