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Internal Medicine. Hypertension

37 years

Hypertension and Cardiovascular Risk (Pathophysiology, Clinical forms, Detection of subclinical organ damage, Prevention and Treatment)
Global Cardiovascular Risk Prevention (Primary prevention of stroke, coronary artery disease, and renal failure)
Type 2 diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome

School of Medicine, University of Barcelona. Doctor of Medicine (PhD) (1983)

 

Director of the Institute of Internal Medicine and Dermatology. Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Chief of the Hypertension Unit. Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Professor of Medicine. Department of Medicine. School of Medicine. University of Barcelona


School of Medicine. University of Barcelona. Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery (1974)
Hospital Clinic. Specialist in Internal Medicine (1977)
European Society of Hypertension. Specialist in Hypertension (2001)


Hôpital Necker, Paris (France)

     

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Resident in Internal Medicine (1976 – 1979). Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Assistant Medical Doctor of Internal Medicine (1980-1992). Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Chief of Internal Medicine Section (1992-1996). Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Consulting Internist (1997-2000). Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Senior Consulting Internist (2001). Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Chief of the Internal Medicine Department. Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Chief of the Hypertension Unit. Hospital Clinic Barcelona (1990-present)
Director of the Institute of Internal Medicine and Dermatology. Hospital Clinic Barcelona (2004-present)
Associate Professor of Medicine (1974-1986). University of Barcelona

Professor of Medicine. University of Barcelona (1987-present)

 

Hospital Clínic Barcelona

Barnaclinic

 

European Society of Hypertension. Scientific Council Member
European Society of Cardiology. Elected President of the Nucleus of the Working Group Hypertension and the Heart
Spanish Society of Hypertension. Past-President
Catalan Society of Hypertension. Past-President
Foundation for Research in Hospitals from Catalonia. President
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. London
Advisor of the Spanish Nutrition Agency (AESAN). Ministry of Health

 

More than 300 invited lectures in national and international Meetings

263 articles in peer review journals (108 in international journals, and 155 in national journals) Total Impact Factor > 300
Editor of 52 books in the field of Hypertension
Reviewer of the Journal of Hypertension, Hypertension, American Journal of Hypertension, Clinical Therapeutics, International Journal of Hypertension, Current Hypertension Reviews

 

Professor of Internal Medicine. Department of Medicine. School of Medicine. University of Barcelona
Director of the on-line Master on Cardiovascular Medicine. University of Barcelona

Organizer of more than 50 national and international courses on hypertension for specialists